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”
Grover in Cleveland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Cornwallis

 
 
CORNWALLIS Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 16, 2008
1. CORNWALLIS Marker
Inscription.  Entered North Carolina near here. January, 1781, on his second invasion of the state, pursuing Morgan and Green.
 
Erected 1991 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number O-6.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1781.
 
Location. 35° 10.103′ N, 81° 27.022′ W. Marker is in Grover, North Carolina, in Cleveland County. Marker is on M H Camp Highway (U.S. 29). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Grover NC 28073, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. North Carolina/South Carolina (within shouting distance of this marker); Patrick Ferguson (within shouting distance of this marker); Kings Mountain Battleground (approx. 2.2 miles away); Frederick Hambright (approx. 3.2 miles away in South Carolina); Graham's Fort (approx. 3.4 miles away); October 6, 1780 (approx. 3.4
Cornwallis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 29, 2009
2. Cornwallis Marker
Click or scan to see
this page online
miles away in South Carolina); Route of March (approx. 3.7 miles away in South Carolina); "Huzzah for Liberty!" (approx. 3.9 miles away in South Carolina). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grover.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 24, 2021. It was originally submitted on March 7, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,014 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on March 7, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   2. submitted on April 2, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Clear, daylight photo of the marker • Can you help?

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=16819

Paid Advertisement
Jan. 27, 2022