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Belmont in Gaston County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

William Chronicle

 
 
William Chronicle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 13, 2015
1. William Chronicle Marker
Inscription. Major in Revolution, leader of Lincoln County forces at the battle of Kings Mountain, 1780, where he was killed. His home stood nearby.
 
Erected 1953 by the Archives, Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number O 42.)
 
Location. 35° 14.623′ N, 81° 2.184′ W. Marker is in Belmont, North Carolina, in Gaston County. Marker is at the intersection of Catawba Street (State Highway 7) and Glenway Street, on the right when traveling east on Catawba Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 40 Catawba Street, Belmont NC 28012, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Belmont World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charlotte Speedway (approx. 5.4 miles away); Boeing/Vertol CH-46A/E Sea Knight (approx. 6.2 miles away); PFC Raymond “Mike” Clausen Memorial (approx. 6.2 miles away); Daniel E. Rhyne (approx. 6.7 miles away); Graham Family Homeplace (approx. 8.1 miles away); Eli Hoyle House (approx. 8.3 miles away); Loray Strike (approx. 9.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. DAR Profile of William Chronicle. (Submitted on May 14, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. NCPedia article.
View from marker looking west on Catawba Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 13, 2015
2. View from marker looking west on Catawba Street.
(Submitted on May 14, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
View from marker looking east on Catawba Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 13, 2015
3. View from marker looking east on Catawba Street.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 246 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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