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Tillery in Halifax County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Tillery Resettlement

 
 
Tillery Resettlement Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 27, 2012
1. Tillery Resettlement Marker
Inscription. Est. 1935; New Deal farm project. 350 black families from N.C., S.C., Fla., Ark., Va. purchased homesteads. Restored house 1 mi. E.
 
Erected 2007 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number E 113.)
 
Location. 36° 15.18′ N, 77° 29.034′ W. Marker is in Tillery, North Carolina, in Halifax County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 561 and Community Center Road, on the right when traveling north on State Highway 561. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tillery NC 27887, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Caledonia (approx. 1.3 miles away); Ram Albemarle (approx. 6.4 miles away); Roanoke River (approx. 6.4 miles away); a different marker also named Roanoke River (approx. 6.4 miles away); Willie Jones (approx. 7.7 miles away); Hutchins G. Burton (approx. 7.7 miles away); Independence (approx. 7.7 miles away); Washington’s Southern Tour (approx. 7.7 miles away).
 
Categories. African Americans
 
NC 561 & Community Center Rd image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 27, 2012
2. NC 561 & Community Center Rd
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 263 times since then and 13 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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