Pittsboro in Chatham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Captain Johnston Blakeley
Erected 1937 by State Historical Commission. (Marker Number H 10.)
Location. 35° 48.83′ N, 79° 15.2′ W. Marker is in Pittsboro, North Carolina, in Chatham County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 87 and East Perry Road/Chicken Bridge Road, on the right when traveling north on State Highway 87. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsboro NC 27312, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Uncle Eli's Quilting Party (approx. 6.9 miles away); Lindley's Mill (approx. 7.1 miles away); General John Butler (approx. 7.2 miles away); The Battle of Lindley's Mill (approx. 7.2 miles away); September 13, 1781 (approx. 7.3 miles away); Ernest Peter Dixon (approx. 7.4 miles away); Spring Friends Meeting (approx. 7.4 miles away); The Battle of Lindley's Mill Memorial (approx. 7.4 miles away).
Also see . . . Biography of Johnston Blakeley. Part of the North Carolina History Project Website. (Submitted on July 21, 2010, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 496 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.