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Four Oaks in Johnston County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Main Confederate Line

 
 
Main Confederate Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
1. Main Confederate Line Marker
Inscription.
Crossed the road at
this point, March 20-
21. Gen. R. F. Hoke’s
Division occupied this
sector. Scene of much
skirmishing but no
heavy fighting. Earth-
works remain.

 
Erected by Archives and Highway Commission. (Marker Number HHH-20.)
 
Location. 35° 19.572′ N, 78° 17.121′ W. Marker is in Four Oaks, North Carolina, in Johnston County. Marker is on Devils Racetrack Road (Local Route 1009), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located on the Bentonville Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Four Oaks NC 27524, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Main Union Line (approx. ¼ mile away); Federal Junction (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sherman's Right Wing Arrives at Bentonville (approx. 0.6 miles away); March 20th— Johnston Remains on the Battlefield (approx. 0.6 miles away); Hardee’s Charge (approx. 0.8 miles away); Union Line, March 20 (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Battle Shifts East: Fighting on March 21 (approx. 0.8 miles away); "Uncle Billy" Comes to Bentonville (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Four Oaks.
 
Also see . . .
1. Bentonville Battlefield
Marker on the Bentonville Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
2. Marker on the Bentonville Battlefield
This is marker # 24 along the Bentonville Battlefield Driving Tour.
. North Carolina Historic Sites website. (Submitted on August 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Bentonville. CWSAC Battle Summaries website. (Submitted on August 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Marker on Devils Racetrack Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
3. Marker on Devils Racetrack Road
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 436 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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