Eden in Rockingham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
“Land of Eden”
William Byrd, Virginia
surveyor of VA.-N.C. line,
1728. S.W. corner here.
Erected 1936 by State Historical Commission. (Marker Number J 7.)
Location. 36° 29.729′ N, 79° 46.373′ W. Marker is in Eden, North Carolina, in Rockingham County. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: S Hamilton Street, Eden NC 27289, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Land of Eden (here, next to this marker); Annie Eliza Johns (approx. 0.4 miles away); “River boat Men: Dan River, 1792 – 1892” (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named “Land of Eden” (approx. 0.6 miles away); Luther H. Hodges (approx. 0.7 miles away); Leaksville Landing (approx. 0.8 miles away); Dan River (approx. 0.8 miles away); Leaksville Cotton Mill (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eden.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 263 times since then. Last updated on February 5, 2013. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.