Brevard in Transylvania County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
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Good wagon roads were key to Dr. Schenck's plan for managing Vanderbilt's forest. By 1905 he reported having built 80 miles of road worth $40,350.
Location. 35° 21.07′ N, 82° 46.844′ W. Marker is in Brevard, North Carolina, in Transylvania County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 276 half a mile south of Yellow Gap Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pisgah Forest NC 28768, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wash Place (within shouting distance of this marker); Hell Hole (within shouting distance of this marker); Commissary (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ranger's Dwelling Schenck's Office (about 400 feet away in North carolina); Blacksmith (about 500 feet away); Rock House Creek Lodge (about 500 feet away); Forestry School (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Brevard.
Categories. • Horticulture & Forestry • Roads & Vehicles •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 246 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.