Walnut Cove in Stokes County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Lewis David von Schweinitz
1780 - 1834
Botanist and pioneer in
American mycology. Dis-
covered falls 3 mi. SW.
Erected 1986 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number J 76.)
Location. 36° 25.043′ N, 80° 13.876′ W. Marker is in Walnut Cove, North Carolina, in Stokes County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 89 and Hanging Rock Park Road, on the left when traveling east on State Highway 89. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Walnut Cove NC 27052, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Moody Tavern (approx. 1½ miles away); Stokes County Troops C.S.A (approx. 1½ miles away); Stokes County World War I Monument (approx. 1½ miles away); Stack-Bickett Law Office (approx. 1½ miles away); Stoneman’s Raid (approx. 1½ miles away); Gabriel Moore (approx. 1.6 miles away); Moratock Furnace (approx. 1.8 miles away); Moratock Iron Furnace (approx. 2 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 623 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 15, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.