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Union Cross in Forsyth County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Daniel Boone Trail

 
 
Daniel Boone Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, March 26, 2012
1. Daniel Boone Trail Marker
Inscription.
Daniel Boone lived 18 miles S.W.
His Parents are buried 25 miles S.W.
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Here Passes the Trace of the
Old Plank Road, The Fayetteville
and Western, Chartered 1848
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This Memorial Erected by the Boone Trail Highway Assocation

 
Erected by Boone Trail Highway Association.
 
Location. 36° 2.9′ N, 80° 7.08′ W. Marker is in Union Cross, North Carolina, in Forsyth County. Marker is on High Point Road 0.1 miles east of Union Cross Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kernersville NC 27284, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Historic Beeson's Crossroad Trading Post (approx. 2.8 miles away); Maynard Field (approx. 3.2 miles away); Nissen Wagon Works (approx. 5 miles away); Kerner Tannery (approx. 5.3 miles away); Stuart Motor Company (approx. 5.5 miles away); Site of Dobson's Tavern (approx. 5.6 miles away); Railroad Street Mural (approx. 5.7 miles away); Colored Baptist Orphanage Home (approx. 5.8 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraExplorationRoads & VehiclesSettlements & Settlers
 
Daniel Boone Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, March 26, 2012
2. Daniel Boone Trail Marker
Daniel Boone Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, March 26, 2012
3. Daniel Boone Trail Marker
Daniel Boone Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, March 26, 2012
4. Daniel Boone Trail Marker
Daniel Boone Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, March 26, 2012
5. Daniel Boone Trail Marker
Daniel Boone Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, March 26, 2012
6. Daniel Boone Trail Marker
Daniel Boone Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, March 26, 2012
7. Daniel Boone Trail Marker
Daniel Boone Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, March 26, 2012
8. Daniel Boone Trail Marker
Time Capsule(?) at base of Daniel Boone Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, March 26, 2012
9. Time Capsule(?) at base of Daniel Boone Trail Marker
Couldn't get close enough to read the text, but almost certain I could make out the phrase "Time Capsule" on it.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 494 times since then and 10 times this year. Last updated on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on October 14, 2016.
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