“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Raleigh in Wake County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)

Pettigrew Hospital

Pettigrew Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 22, 2014
1. Pettigrew Hospital Marker
Site of Confederate hospital. U.S. Army barracks. Confederate Soldiers' Home. 1891-1938.
Erected 1940 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number H 33.)
Location. 35° 46.785′ N, 78° 37.356′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is at the intersection of New Bern Avenue and South Tarboro Street, on the right when traveling east on New Bern Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Raleigh NC 27601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First N.C. State Fair (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Augustine's College (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charles N. Hunter (about 500 feet away); North Carolina Confederate POWs (approx. 0.4 miles away); Confederate Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Shotwell (approx. 0.4 miles away); CSS H.L. Hunley Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Unknown NC Soldier CSA (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Raleigh.
Categories. Science & MedicineWar, US Civil
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 286 times since then and 50 times this year. Photo   1. 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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