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Charlotte in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Trading Path

 
 
Trading Path Marker image. Click for full size.
By S. C. McCullough, June 1, 2019
1. Trading Path Marker
Inscription.  Colonial trading route, dating from the seventeenth century, from Petersburg, Virginia, to the Catawba Indians in Carolina, passed nearby.
 
Erected 2016 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number L 36.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraNative AmericansRoads & Vehicles.
 
Location. 35° 13.261′ N, 80° 51.058′ W. Marker is in Charlotte, North Carolina, in Mecklenburg County. Marker is at the intersection of S. Tryon Street (State Highway 49) and E. Morehead Street (State Highway 27), on the right when traveling north on S. Tryon Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 E Morehead St, Charlotte NC 28202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. J. P. Caldwell (approx. 0.2 miles away); N. C. League of Municipalities (approx. 0.3 miles away); Good Samaritan Hospital (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mike McCormack (approx. 0.4 miles away); Romare Bearden (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Last Meetings of the Confederate Cabinet
Trading Path marker along S. Tryon St. image. Click for full size.
By S. C. McCullough, June 1, 2019
2. Trading Path marker along S. Tryon St.
(approx. half a mile away); British Encampment, 1780 (approx. half a mile away); Jefferson Davis Informed of Lincoln's Death (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlotte.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 5, 2019, by S. C. McCullough of Charlotte, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 149 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 5, 2019, by S. C. McCullough of Charlotte, North Carolina. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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