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Murphy in Cherokee County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Georgia / North Carolina

 
 
Georgia North Carolina Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judith Barber, October 11, 2012
1. Georgia North Carolina Marker
North Caolina side of marker
Inscription. (North Side):
Georgia
The colony of Georgia was charted in 1732, named for King George II of England, and settled in 1733. It was one of the 13 original states. (South Side):

North Carolina
Colonized, 1585 – 87, by first English settlers in America; permanently settled c. 1650; first to vote readiness for independence, Apr. 12, 1776.
 
Erected 1992 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number Q-33.)
 
Location. 34° 59.323′ N, 84° 10.629′ W. Marker is in Murphy, North Carolina, in Cherokee County. Marker is on Murphy Highway (State Highway 60). Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4771 Hwy 60, Murphy NC 28906, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Davenport Mountain (approx. 5 miles away in Georgia); North Carolina / Georgia (approx. 5.9 miles away but has been reported missing); Site of Fort Butler (approx. 10.1 miles away); Fort Butler (approx. 10.3 miles away); Cherokee War (approx. 10.6 miles away); Nuya Saligugi
Georgia North Carolina Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judith Barber, October 11, 2012
2. Georgia North Carolina Marker
Georgia side of marker
(approx. 10.6 miles away); The Madden Branch Massacre: Anti-Confederate activity in North Georgia (approx. 11 miles away in Georgia); Discovery of Copper (approx. 11.9 miles away in Tennessee). Click for a list of all markers in Murphy.
 
Categories. Political Subdivisions
 
Georgia North Carolina Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judith Barber, October 111/12
3. Georgia North Carolina Marker
Marker is located beside Hwy 60 in North Carolina.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. This page has been viewed 307 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on October 21, 2016.
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