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Jamestown in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Lord Cornwallis

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, July 9, 2012
1. Lord Cornwallis Marker
Inscription. With 2400 British soldiers forded Deep River at this point and camped on its left bank, one mile up stream, prior to the Battle of Guilford Court House, March 15th, 1781. This battle was a determining factor in the establishment of American independence.

Erected by the Alexander Martin Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
High Point, N.C 1934
 
Erected 1934 by Alexander Martin Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Location. 35° 59.58′ N, 79° 56.77′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is at the intersection of East Parkside Drive and Main Street, on the left when traveling south on East Parkside Drive. Click for map. Located in City Lake Park. Marker is in this post office area: Jamestown NC 27282, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Richard Mendenhall Store (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Home of Richard Mendenhall (about 800 feet away); Jamestown Friends Meeting House and Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Potter House (approx. mile away); Jamestown Public School
Lord Cornwallis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, July 9, 2012
2. Lord Cornwallis Marker
(approx. 0.4 miles away); The Robbins-Holton Mill & House (approx. 0.4 miles away); William Reece House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Home of Dr. Shubal Gardner Coffin (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Jamestown.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Lord Cornwallis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, July 9, 2012
3. Lord Cornwallis Marker
Lord Cornwallis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, July 9, 2012
4. Lord Cornwallis Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 378 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. 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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