High Point in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
ville – Salem plank road,
a toll road 129 miles
long, built 1849 – 1854,
followed this route.
Erected 1974 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number J 24.)
Location. 35° 57.449′ N, 80° 0.345′ W. Marker is in High Point, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is at the intersection of N Main Street (U.S. 311 Bus) and W High Avenue, on the right when traveling south on N Main Street. Click for map. Marker is located near the High Point Amtrak station. Marker is in this post office area: High Point NC 27265, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Plank Road Foreman (a few steps from this marker); High Point (a few steps from this marker); High Point Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Arms Factory (within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary War Patriots (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp Fisher (approx. 0.2 miles away); Guilford Technical Community College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Confederate Soldiers Monument (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in High Point.
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