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Madison in Rockingham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Law Office of Alfred Moore Scales

Built About 1854

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
1. Law Office of Alfred Moore Scales Marker
Inscription.
Alfred Moore Scales
Born November 27, 1827
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Admitted to Bar   1851
1851   Settled in Madison
1852   N.C. House of Commons
1857   U.S. Congress
1861   Vol. Co. H. of 3rd N.C. Volunteers
1863   Brigadier General CSA
1875-1884   U.S. Congress
Died – 1892

 
Location. 36° 23.114′ N, 79° 57.701′ W. Marker is in Madison, North Carolina, in Rockingham County. Marker is at the intersection of W Academy Street (North Carolina Route 704) and S Franklin Street, on the right when traveling east on W Academy Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Madison NC 27025, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Scales Law Office (a few steps from this marker); Slink Shoal Sluice (approx. 1.2 miles away); Confederate Arms Factory (approx. 1.9 miles away); Alexander Martin (approx. 3.8 miles away); Stephen A. Douglas (approx. 6 miles away); Upper Saura Town (approx. 8.5 miles away); Wentworth Methodist Church (approx. 10.3 miles away); a different marker also named Wentworth Methodist Church (approx. 10.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Madison.
 
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Law Office of Alfred Moore Scales Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
2. Law Office of Alfred Moore Scales Marker
Marker in Madison image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
3. Marker in Madison
Alfred Scales' original law office can be seen behind the marker.
Law Office of Alfred Moore Scales image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
4. Law Office of Alfred Moore Scales
Alfred Moore Scales opened his law practice in this building in 1855.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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