Near Enfield in Halifax County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1960 by Archives and Highway Department. (Marker Number E-67.)
Location. 36° 11.117′ N, 77° 39.481′ W. Marker is near Enfield, North Carolina, in Halifax County. Marker is on North McDaniel Street (U.S. 301) just south of Pecan Lane, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Enfield NC 27823, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Branch (approx. 0.4 miles away); James E. O'Hara (approx. 1.3 miles away); Henry B. Bradford (approx. 2˝ miles away); Brick School (approx. 3.4 miles away); Eden Church (approx. 4.3 miles away); Bartholomew F. Moore (approx. 8.6 miles away); Willie Jones (approx. 10 miles away); Hutchins G. Burton (approx. 10 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Enfield.
More about this marker. “Regulators” on the marker refers to fighters in the War of the Regulation, also known as the Regulator Movement, a North Carolina uprising against corrupt colonial officials between 1764 to 1771. While unsuccessful, it is considered by many a catalyst to the American Revolutionary War.
Also see . . . Enfield History. “An event in Enfield’s history which probably helped (Submitted on February 18, 2009.)
Categories. • Colonial Era •
More. Search the internet for “Enfield Riot”.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 18, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,035 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 18, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.