Near Linville in Avery County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Stephen Tyng Mather
July 4, 1867 - Jan 22, 1930
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Parks & Recreational Areas. In addition, it is included in the Stephen Tyng Mather series list.
Location. 36° 5.4′ N, 81° 48.869′ W. Marker is near Linville, North Carolina, in Avery County. Marker can be reached from Blue Ridge Parkway (at milepost 304.4), one mile north of Blowing Rock Highway (U.S. 221), on the right when traveling north. Marker is located at the Linn Cove Visitor Center, in the plaza and garden on the south side of the building. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Linville NC 28646, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Linn Cove Viaduct (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Andre Michaux (approx. 1.8 miles away); Asa Gray (approx. 1.8 miles away); A Woman of War Banner Elk (approx. 5.6 miles away); Julian Price Memorial Park (approx. 5.7 miles away); Old Lake Bed (approx. 6 miles away); Shepherd M. Dugger (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Linville.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 22, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 23, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 215 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 23, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.