Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Guilford Courthouse NMP
—Nat’l Park Service —
Erected by National Park Service.
Location. 36° 8.042′ N, 79° 50.559′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker can be reached from Guilford Courthouse Tour Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in Guilford Courthouse National Military Park, along the Historic New Garden Road walking trail. Marker is in this post office area: Greensboro NC 27410, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking Delaware Monument (a few steps from this marker); Maryland Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. David Caldwell (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hon. Lieut. Colonel Stuart (about 500 feet away); 1st Virginia Cavalry (about 500 feet away); Death of Stewart (about 600 feet away); Regulars’ Monument (about 700 feet away); The British Perspective (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greensboro.
More about this marker. The right of the marker features a picture of the three Delaware Continental Soldiers, and two images of the “USA” buttons. It has a caption of “Further research has identified the three fallen Delaware soldiers as William Drew, John Toland, and Cornelius Hagney, born in Danfanagh, Ireland. Although a recent immigrant, Hagney championed the cause of American liberty.”
Also see . . .
1. Guilford Courthouse National Military Park. National Park Service. (Submitted on August 27, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. The Battle of Guilford Courthouse. The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on August 27, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
3. The Battle of Guilford Courthouse 1781. An account of the Battle of Guilford Courthouse from a British perspective from BritishBattles.com. (Submitted on August 27, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 27, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 636 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 27, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.