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Marion in McDowell County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Carson House

 
 
Carson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 19, 2014
1. Carson House Marker
Inscription.
Served 1843-1845 as the seat of McDowell County government. Home of Col. John Carson and his sons, Jonathan L., Samuel P., William, & Joseph McD. Now a historical museum.
 
Erected 1965 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number N 35.)
 
Location. 35° 41.513′ N, 82° 3.504′ W. Marker is in Marion, North Carolina, in McDowell County. Marker is on U.S. 70 0.2 miles east of Lake Tahoma Road (North Carolina Highway 80), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1805 US 70W, Marion NC 28752, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Carson House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pleasant Gardens (approx. 1.6 miles away); Roy Williams (approx. 2.7 miles away); Daniel Kanipe (approx. 3.3 miles away); Cathey's Fort (approx. 7.5 miles away); Frontier Fort (approx. 8.2 miles away); The Old Indian Fort (approx. 8.2 miles away); Andrews Geyser (approx. 9.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marion.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Carson House. (Submitted on September 25, 2014.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Historic Carson House 1793 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 19, 2014
2. Historic Carson House 1793
Carson House image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 19, 2014
3. Carson House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 244 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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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