Grover in Cleveland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
North Carolina/South Carolina
North Carolina. Colonized, 1585-87, by first English settlers in America; Permanently settled C.1650; First To vote readiness for Independence, Apr. 12, 1776
South Carolina. Formed in 1712 from part of Carolina, which was chartered in 1663. It was first settled by the English in 1670. One of the 13 original states.
Erected 1941 by State Historical Commission. (Marker Number O 22.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Political Subdivisions • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical date for this entry is April 12, 1781.
Location. 35° 10.088′ N, 81° 27.028′ W. Marker is in Grover, North Carolina, in Cleveland County. Marker is on M H Camp Hwy (Route 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. Cornwallis (within shouting distance of this marker); Patrick Ferguson (within shouting distance of this marker); Kings Mountain BattlegroundFrederick Hambright (approx. 3.2 miles away in South Carolina); Graham's Fort (approx. 3.4 miles away); October 6, 1780 (approx. 3.4 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 902 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 29, 2011, by Don Hogan of Milton, Georgia. 3. submitted on April 2, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.