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Wilkesboro in Wilkes County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Colonel Ben Cleveland

1738 - 1806

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, May 12, 2012
1. Colonel Ben Cleveland Marker
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Colonel Ben Cleveland
1738 - 1806
Wilkes County Militia

 
Location. 36° 8.93′ N, 81° 9.13′ W. Marker is in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, in Wilkes County. Marker is on Bridge Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilkesboro NC 28697, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stoneman's Raid (within shouting distance of this marker); Wilkesboro Presbyterian Church (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); James B. Gordon (approx. mile away); James Larkin Pearson (approx. 1.5 miles away); James Wellborn (approx. 2 miles away); Montfort Stokes (approx. 2.5 miles away); Fort Hamby (approx. 6.9 miles away); a different marker also named "Fort Hamby" (approx. 6.9 miles away but has been reported missing). Click for a list of all markers in Wilkesboro.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 19, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Colonel Ben Cleveland Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, May 12, 2012
2. Colonel Ben Cleveland Marker
Colonel Ben Cleveland Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, May 12, 2012
3. Colonel Ben Cleveland Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 336 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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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