Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Charlotte in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Site of the First Court Held in Mecklenburg County

February 26, 1763

 
 
Site of the First Court Held in Mecklenburg County Marker image. Click for full size.
By S. C. McCullough, June 15, 2019
1. Site of the First Court Held in Mecklenburg County Marker
Inscription.  
Home of Thomas Spratt
First person to cross
the Yadkin River with wheels
Here was born his daughter
Anne Spratt first white child born
between Catawba & Yadkin Rivers

 
Erected 1926 by National Society of Colonial Dames of America in North Carolina.
 
Location. 35° 12.586′ N, 80° 49.41′ W. Marker is in Charlotte, North Carolina, in Mecklenburg County. Marker is on Randolph Road 0.1 miles east of North Caswell Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1915 Randolph Road, Charlotte NC 28207, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harry Golden (approx. 0.4 miles away); Thaddeus Lincoln Tate (approx. mile away); Mint Museum of Art (approx. 0.9 miles away); Confederate Navy Yard (approx. 1 miles away); Queens University of Charlotte (approx. 1.6 miles away); Nathanael Greene (approx. 1.6 miles away); Battle of Charlotte (approx. 1.6 miles away); British Encampment, 1780 (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlotte.
 
Categories.
First Court Marker location on Randolph Road image. Click for full size.
By S. C. McCullough, June 15, 2019
2. First Court Marker location on Randolph Road
Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 

More. Search the internet for Site of the First Court Held in Mecklenburg County.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 19, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 18, 2019, by S. C. McCullough of Charlotte, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 18, 2019, by S. C. McCullough of Charlotte, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement