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Battle of Clapp's Mill

 
 
Battle of Clapp's Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, May 8, 2010
1. Battle of Clapp's Mill Marker
Inscription. Troops led by Henry Lee ambushed British cavalry of Banastre Tarleton one mile north, Mar. 2, 1781. Americans retreated under heavy British fire.
 
Erected 1993 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number G 111.)
 
Location. 36° 0.781′ N, 79° 30.714′ W. Marker is in Alamance, North Carolina, in Alamance County. Marker is at the intersection of NC Highway 62 and Porter Sharpe Road, on the right when traveling south on NC Highway 62. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5504 NC Highway 62 South, Alamance NC 27201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Battle of the Alamance (approx. 0.6 miles away); The John Allen House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Battle of Alamance (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Battle of the Revolution (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Alamance (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Regulators' Field (approx. 0.6 miles away); Oak Grove Plantation (approx. 1.3 miles away); a different marker also named Oak Grove Plantation (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Alamance.
 
Additional keywords. Redcoats,
Battle of Clapp's Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
2. Battle of Clapp's Mill Marker
Lighthorse Harry, Battle of Alamance, American Revolutionary War, Regulators, militiamen, Nathanael Greene, Pyle's Massacre, Weitzel's Mill, Guilford Courthouse

 
Categories. Notable EventsNotable PlacesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Battle of Clapp's Mill Marker at Roadside image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, May 8, 2010
3. Battle of Clapp's Mill Marker at Roadside
Battle of Clapp's Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
4. Battle of Clapp's Mill Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A.. This page has been viewed 1,604 times since then and 6 times this year. Last updated on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A..   2. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3. submitted on , by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A..   4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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