Oldtown in Forsyth County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Medical Gardens 1761
"Toward evening a man came from fifty miles away for medicine for his sick wife, but this time Br. Kalberlahn could not furnish it"."
Bethabara Diary, 1754.
"Next day a medicinal garden was laid out for Br. Kalberlahn."
Memorabilia of Outward Affairs, October, 1756.
Erected by Historic Bethabara Park.
Location. 36° 9.37′ N, 80° 17.95′ W. Marker is in Oldtown, North Carolina, in Forsyth County. Marker can be reached from Bethabara Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winston Salem NC 27106, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Community Garden 1759 (a few steps from this marker); Historic Bethabara Park 1753 Summerhouse 1759 (a few steps from this marker); New Tavern Well 1755 (a few steps from this marker); New Bethabara Tavern 1775 (a few steps from this marker); First Village (within shouting distance of this marker); Community and Medical Gardens (within shouting distance of this marker); Bethabara Tavern 1757 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oldtown.
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Categories. • Agriculture • Colonial Era • Science & Medicine • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 377 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 14, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.