Eden in Rockingham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
“Land of Eden”
line of estate of
Wm. Byrd, Virginia
planter, author, and
surveyor of Va. – N.C.
boundary line, 1728.
Erected 1948 by Archives, Conservation, and Highway Departments. (Marker Number J 25.)
Location. 36° 29.508′ N, 79° 45.757′ W. Marker is in Eden, North Carolina, in Rockingham County. Marker is at the intersection of Boone Road (North Carolina Route Old 770) and N Bridge Street, on the left when traveling north on Boone Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eden NC 27289, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “River boat Men: Dan River, 1792 – 1892” (approx. 0.2 miles away); Annie Eliza Johns (approx. ¼ mile away); Leaksville Landing (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dan River (approx. 0.4 miles away); Luther H. Hodges (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named “Land of Eden” (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Land of Eden (approx. 0.6 miles away); Leaksville Cotton Mill (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Eden.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
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