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Near Lowesville in Lincoln County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Peter Forney

1756-1834

 
 
Peter Forney Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 17, 2013
1. Peter Forney Marker
Inscription. Pioneer manufacturer of iron; Revolutionary War officer; Congressman, 1813-1815. Mt. Welcome, his home, was mi. S.
 
Erected 1970 by Department of Archives and History. (Marker Number O 61.)
 
Location. 35° 25.735′ N, 81° 3.204′ W. Marker is near Lowesville, North Carolina, in Lincoln County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Plank Road and Mariposa Road, on the left when traveling west on Old Plank Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6424 Old Plank Road, Stanley NC 28164, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stonewall Jackson (approx. half a mile away); Cottage Home (approx. half a mile away); Iron Works (approx. 5.8 miles away); How McGuire Works (approx. 6.2 miles away); Gen. William Lee Davidson Was Killed (approx. 7.7 miles away); Richard Barry (approx. 8.5 miles away); John Fulenwider (approx. 8.6 miles away); Eli Hoyle House (approx. 8.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lowesville.
 
Categories. Industry & CommercePoliticsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Peter Forney Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 17, 2013
2. Peter Forney Marker
 
 
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