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Highsmith-Rainey Memorial Hospital

 
 
Highsmith-Rainey Memorial Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 25, 2013
1. Highsmith-Rainey Memorial Hospital Marker
Inscription. Highsmith Hospital opened in 1901 on Green Street in downtown Fayetteville as the first private hospital in North Carolina. In 1926 the hospital was relocated to the corner of Hay Street and Bradford Avenue. The hospital opened on its present site in 1983. Highsmith-Rainey Memorial Hospital is named after its founder, Dr. Jacob F. Highsmith, Sr., and Dr. William T. Rainey, who devoted 40 years of service to the hospital.
 
Location. 35° 3.264′ N, 78° 53.25′ W. Marker is in Fayetteville, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Robeson Street and Franklin Street, on the right when traveling south on Robeson Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 150 Robeson Street, Fayetteville NC 28301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edward J. Hale House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Currahee Rocks (approx. 0.2 miles away); Scotch Spring (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Arsenal (approx. 0.3 miles away); Arsenal (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sherman's Army (approx. 0.3 miles away); 1897 Poe House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Settlement of the Upper Cape Fear (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fayetteville.
 
Categories. Science & Medicine
 
Highsmith-Rainey Memorial Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 25, 2013
2. Highsmith-Rainey Memorial Hospital Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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