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Deep Gap in Watauga County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Stoneman's Raid

 
 
Stoneman's Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox
1. Stoneman's Raid Marker
Inscription. On a raid through western North Carolina Federal forces inder Gen. George Stoneman erected a palisaded fort here in April 1865.
 
Erected 2005 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number N-33.)
 
Location. 36° 13.825′ N, 81° 30.033′ W. Marker is in Deep Gap, North Carolina, in Watauga County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 421 and Blue Ridge Parkway, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 421. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Deep Gap NC 28618, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Stoneman's Raid (approx. 9.7 miles away); Appalachian State University (approx. 9.9 miles away); a different marker also named Stoneman's Raid (approx. 10.1 miles away); Ginseng Trade (approx. 10.4 miles away); Stanley Harris (approx. 10.7 miles away); The Blowing Rock (approx. 12 miles away); Daniel Boone Trail Marker (approx. 12 miles away); a different marker also named Stoneman's Raid (approx. 12 miles away).
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesWar, US Civil
 
Stoneman's Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox
2. Stoneman's Raid Marker
Stoneman's Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, August 8, 2013
3. Stoneman's Raid Marker
Stoneman's Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox
4. Stoneman's Raid Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 347 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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