Rocky Mount in Nash County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Stage coach station for the
overland trail lies on
the opposite bank of the river.
Here Lafayette was entertained
while on his Southern Tour
[DAR Emblem] Erected by
Micaiah Petway Chapter D.A.R.
November 1, 1933
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 35° 57.702′ N, 77° 48.294′ W. Marker is in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, in Nash County. Marker is on Falls Road (North Carolina Route 43/48), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Located at the Tar River bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Rocky Mount NC 27804, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lafayette (within shouting distance of this marker); "The Bethel Heroes" (within shouting distance of this marker); Falls Road Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); First Post Office of Rocky Mount (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rocky Mount Mills (approx. 0.2 miles away); Falls of the Tar Church Rocky Mount Mills School (approx. 0.3 miles away); P.T. Barnum (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rocky Mount.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 317 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.