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Pilot Mountain in Surry County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Pilot Mountain

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, January 29, 2012
1. Pilot Mountain Marker
Inscription. Landmark for Indians and pioneer settlers. Elevation 2,420 feet. State park since 1968. Stands 3 miles west.
 
Erected by NC Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number M-26.)
 
Location. 36° 20.56′ N, 80° 27.69′ W. Marker is in Pilot Mountain, North Carolina, in Surry County. Marker is on Pilot Knob Park Road, on the left. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pinnacle NC 27043, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Prescribed Fire (approx. one mile away); Common High Flyers of Pilot Mountain (approx. 1.1 miles away); Bean Shoals Canal (approx. 2.2 miles away); Reeves Homeplace (approx. 6.7 miles away); Wright Court House Site 1771-1774 / Richmond Court House Site 1774-1789 (approx. 9 miles away); Richmond Hill (approx. 9.9 miles away); a different marker also named Richmond Hill (approx. 9.9 miles away); Richmond Pearson (approx. 11.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  NC Markers page. includes essay (Submitted on January 29, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.) 
 
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Pilot Mountain Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 29, 2012
2. Pilot Mountain Marker
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By Michael C. Wilcox, January 29, 2012
3. Pilot Mountain Marker
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By Michael C. Wilcox, January 29, 2012
4. Pilot Mountain Marker
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By Michael C. Wilcox, January 29, 2012
5. Pilot Mountain
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By Michael C. Wilcox, January 29, 2011
6. Pilot Mountain
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By Michael C. Wilcox, January 29, 2012
7. Pilot Mountain
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By Michael C. Wilcox, April 14, 2012
8. Pilot Mountain
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 403 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.   8. submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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