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Near Newland in Avery County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Yellow Mountain Road

 
 
Yellow Mountain Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 20, 2014
1. Yellow Mountain Road Marker
Inscription.
Along a route nearby the "Over-Mountain Men" marched to victory at King's Mountain, 1780.
 
Erected 1988 by Department of Conservation and Developement. (Marker Number N 5.)
 
Location. 36° 3.816′ N, 82° 0.864′ W. Marker is near Newland, North Carolina, in Avery County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 19E and Roaring Creek Road, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 19E. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newland NC 28657, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Overmountain Men (approx. 4.7 miles away); Crossnore School (approx. 5.9 miles away); Cranberry Iron Mine (approx. 6.7 miles away); Cranberry Mines (approx. 6.7 miles away); A Woman of War (approx. 7.1 miles away); Andre Michaux (approx. 8.7 miles away); Honoring Mitchell County's Confederate Dead (approx. 8.7 miles away); Asa Gray (approx. 8.7 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Yellow Mountain Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 20, 2014
2. Yellow Mountain Road Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 276 times since then and 16 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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