Wentworth in Rockingham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
example of dog-run building.
Operated by Wrights and
Reids. Birthplace and home
of Congressman J. W. Reid.
Erected 1973 by Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number J 26.)
Location. 36° 23.9′ N, 79° 46.226′ W. Marker is in Wentworth, North Carolina, in Rockingham County. Marker is on State Highway 65 east of Tyre Dodson Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the Wentworth Post Office. Marker is in this post office area: Wentworth NC 27375, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wentworth and the War (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wentworth Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Wentworth Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Stephen A. Douglas (approx. 4.9 miles away); Lower Saura Town (approx. 5.1 miles away); Dan River Leaksville Landing (approx. 6.1 miles away); Booker T. Washington High School (approx. 6.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wentworth.
Also see . . . Wright Tavern, NC Route 65, Wentworth, Rockingham County, NC. The Historical American Building Survey record for this building - 2 photos plus an annotated index card. (Submitted on February 5, 2013.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 4, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 308 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 4, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 4. submitted on February 5, 2013.