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Raleigh in Wake County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Governorís Palace

 
 
Governorís Palace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
1. Governorís Palace Marker
Inscription.
Completed 1816. Vance
was the last governor
to reside there, 1862-5.
Stood 50 yards south..

 
Erected 1954 by Archives Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number H 8.)
 
Location. 35° 46.326′ N, 78° 38.339′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is on E South Street west of S Wilmington Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Raleigh NC 27601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Grant (here, next to this marker); Governorís Palace of North Carolina (within shouting distance of this marker); Shaw University (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Estey Hall (about 600 feet away); Leonard Medical School (about 700 feet away); Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tupper Memorial Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); James H. Young (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Raleigh.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Governorís Palace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
2. Governorís Palace Marker
Marker in Raleigh image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 8, 2013
3. Marker in Raleigh
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 197 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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