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Lexington in Davidson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

City of Lexington

Incorporated 1828

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
1. City of Lexington Marker
Inscription.
Named during the
Revolutionary War
in 1775 after
the Battle of
Lexington.

 
Erected 1928.
 
Location. 35° 49.458′ N, 80° 15.201′ W. Marker is in Lexington, North Carolina, in Davidson County. Marker is at the intersection of N Main Street and W Center Street, on the right when traveling south on N Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington NC 27292, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Captain Benjamin Merrill (here, next to this marker); Daniel Boone and Gen. Nathanael Greene (a few steps from this marker); Old Davidson County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Lexington in the Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); Our Confederate Dead (within shouting distance of this marker); Wm. Rainey Holt (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Homestead (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pilgrim Church (approx. 3.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lexington.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
City of Lexington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
2. City of Lexington Marker
Marker in Lexington image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
3. Marker in Lexington
Several markers are found at this location.
City of Lexington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
4. City of Lexington Marker
The marker is located in the park across from the Old Davidson County Courthouse in Uptown Lexington.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 389 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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