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Hillsborough in Orange County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Edmund Fanning

 
 
Edmund Fanning Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
1. Edmund Fanning Marker
Replaced with new marker - see photo #3 below.
Inscription.
Born in New York, Yale
graduate, judge. His
home, nearby, destroyed
by Regulators, 1770.
Later Loyalist, British
General, Governor.

 
Erected 2014 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number G 19.)
 
Location. 36° 4.494′ N, 79° 5.956′ W. Marker is in Hillsborough, North Carolina, in Orange County. Marker is on S Churton Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is on S Churton Street, between King Street and Margaret Lane. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsborough NC 27278, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Regulators Hanged (a few steps from this marker); Orange County Courthouse, 1845-1957 (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Burke (within shouting distance of this marker); Boone Expedition for Kentucky (within shouting distance of this marker); William Churton (within shouting distance of this marker); North Carolina Society of the Cincinnati (within shouting distance of this marker); Billy Strayhorn (within shouting distance of this marker); James Hogg (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Hillsborough.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable Persons
 
Hillsborough Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
2. Hillsborough Marker
Edmund Fanning Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
3. Edmund Fanning Marker
Edmund Fanning Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
4. Edmund Fanning Marker
Marker on S Churton Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
5. Marker on S Churton Street
Marker in Hillsborough Historic District image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
6. Marker in Hillsborough Historic District
There are many markers in the Hillsborough Historic District. The Edmund Fanning marker is the rightmost in the photo.
Edmund Fanning Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
7. Edmund Fanning Marker
 
 
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