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Burlington in Alamance County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Tryon’s Camp

 
 
Tryon’s Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
1. Tryon’s Camp Marker
Inscription.
Before and after the
battle of Alamance, the
militia of Governor
William Tryon camped
nearby, along Alamance
Creek, May 13-19, 1771.

 
Erected 1954 by Archives Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number G 60.)
 
Location. 36° 2.38′ N, 79° 29.233′ W. Marker is in Burlington, North Carolina, in Alamance County. Marker is on County Route 62, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Burlington NC 27215, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Johnston Moves West (within shouting distance of this marker); Alamance Cotton Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Trading Path (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Paul's Lutheran Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); Oak Grove Plantation (approx. 1.4 miles away); a different marker also named Oak Grove Plantation (approx. 1.4 miles away); Pyle's Defeat (approx. 2.2 miles away); Battle of Clapp's Mill (approx. 2.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Burlington.
 
Also see . . .
1. Account of the Battle of Alamance. (Submitted on October 30, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Alamance Battleground
Tryon’s Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
2. Tryon’s Camp Marker
. North Carolina Historic Sites website. (Submitted on October 30, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Tryon’s Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
3. Tryon’s Camp Marker
Alamance Mill Village Historic District image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
4. Alamance Mill Village Historic District
The Tryon’s Camp marker is located in the Alamance Mill Village Historic District, which is listed on the on National Register of Historic Places. This marker is found across the road.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 599 times since then and 25 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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