Newton in Catawba County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Civil War Raid Through Western North Carolina
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is April 17, 1865.
Location. 35° 39.764′ N, 81° 13.36′ W. Marker is in Newton, North Carolina, in Catawba County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 16 and W A Street, on the right when traveling south on State Highway 16. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newton NC 28658, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. M.L. McCorkle (within shouting distance of this marker); Catawba County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Court House Well (within shouting distance of this marker); Rutherford's March Tribute (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Catawba County Confederate Memorial (about Hoke Smith (approx. 0.4 miles away); Charles H. Mebane (approx. ¾ mile away); Catawba College (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newton.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 5, 2020, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 218 times since then and 75 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 5, 2020, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.