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Newton in Catawba County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Old Court House Well

 
 
Old Court House Well Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 6, 2020
1. Old Court House Well Marker
Inscription.  
Beneath this marker is the
"Old Court House Well"

Dug 1842 Sealed 1908

During those years it was the
public water supply for Newton

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Charity & Public Work.
 
Location. 35° 39.766′ N, 81° 13.31′ W. Marker is in Newton, North Carolina, in Catawba County. Marker is at the intersection of East A Street and North College Avenue, on the right when traveling west on East A Street. 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. Rutherford's March Tribute (a few steps from this marker); Catawba County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); M.L. McCorkle (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Raid Through Western North Carolina (within shouting distance of this marker); Catawba County Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Hoke Smith (approx. 0.4 miles away); Charles H. Mebane
Old Court House Well Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 6, 2020
2. Old Court House Well Marker
(approx. 0.8 miles 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 September 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 24, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 24, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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