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Roper in Washington County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Sleepy Hollow

 
 
Sleepy Hollow Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 28, 2012
1. Sleepy Hollow Marker
Inscription. Harrison-Blount House circa 1835. Located on Kendricks Creek in a lovely setting of moss-draped cypress trees in Lees Mill.
 
Erected 1999 by Washington Co. Bicentennial Commission.
 
Location. 35° 52.531′ N, 76° 37.119′ W. Marker is in Roper, North Carolina, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Buncombe Avenue (State Highway 32) and West Millpond Road, on the right when traveling east on Buncombe Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Roper NC 27970, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Buncombe Hall (a few steps from this marker); St. Luke's Episcopal Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); Mackeys Ferry (approx. 3.8 miles away); a different marker also named Mackeys Ferry (approx. 3.8 miles away); Battle of Plymouth (approx. 6 miles away); Ransom's Assault (approx. 6.4 miles away); Naval Action (approx. 6.8 miles away); Fort Compher Battlefield (approx. 6.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Roper.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Sleepy Hollow Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 28, 2012
2. Sleepy Hollow Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 301 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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