Hillsborough in Orange County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Wrote “Take the A Train”
and other songs for Duke
Ellington Orchestra. Boy-
hood home site ¼ mi. W.
Erected 2008 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number G 125.)
Location. 36° 4.455′ N, 79° 5.967′ W. Marker is in Hillsborough, North Carolina, in Orange County. Marker is on S Churton Street (U.S. 70), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsborough NC 27278, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. North Carolina Society of the Cincinnati (a few steps from this marker); William Churton (within shouting distance of this marker); James Hogg (within shouting distance of this marker); Edmund Fanning (within shouting distance of this marker); Regulators Hanged (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Paper Mill (about 300 feet away); Orange County Courthouse, 1845-1957 (about 300 feet away); Thomas Burke (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Hillsborough.
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