Salisbury in Rowan County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Elizabeth Maxwell Steele
to the memory of
1781 - 1911
Erected 1911 by Daughters of the American Revolution – Elizabeth Maxwell Steele Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 35° 40.115′ N, 80° 28.122′ W. Marker is in Salisbury, North Carolina, in Rowan County. Marker is at the intersection of N Main Street (U.S. 29) and W Council Street, on the left when traveling north on N Main Street. Click for map. Marker is on the front of the Rowan County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Salisbury NC 28144, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington Southern Tour (a few steps from this marker); Washington’s Tour of the Southern States (a few steps from this marker); St. Luke’s Episcopal Church (a few steps from this marker); Rowan County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Rowan County World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Old English Cemetery Stoneman’s Raid (about 600 feet away); Salisbury Confederate Memorial (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Salisbury.
Regarding Elizabeth Maxwell Steele. She was a Revolutionary War patriot who ran a tavern here in Salisbury.
Also see . . .
1. Elizabeth Maxwell Steele Chapter - Daughters of the American Revolution website. (Submitted on September 14, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Nathanael Greene finds fortification at Steele's Tavern. (Submitted on February 1, 2014.)
3. Steel, Elizabeth Maxwell (1733–1790). NCPedia entry by William West. (Submitted on February 1, 2014.)
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,112 times since then and 128 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 4. submitted on . This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.