Near Blacksburg in York County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
October 7, 1780
Erected by the government
To the establishment of which
the heroism and patriotism of
those who participated in this
battle so largely contributed
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Landmarks • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Battlefield Trails - Revolutionary War series list. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1849.
Location. 35° 8.552′ N, 81° 22.837′ W. Marker is near Blacksburg, South Carolina, in York County. Marker is on Kings Mountain Park Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blacksburg SC 29702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lieutenant Colonel James Hawthorn (within shouting distance of this marker); Col. Ferguson Fell (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Major Ferguson Falls (about 400 feet away); Caught in a Crossfire (about 400 feet away); Tighten the Noose (about 400 feet away); Colonel Patrick Ferguson MemorialShoot Tree to Tree (about 500 feet away); Col. Frederick Hambright (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blacksburg.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Battle of Kings Mountain virtual tour by markers.
Also see . . .
1. King's Mountain National Military Park. (Submitted on April 1, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Kings Mountain National Military Park, Historic Resource Study, National Park Service. (Submitted on September 9, 2019.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 29, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,484 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 29, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. 3, 4. submitted on September 9, 2019. 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on March 29, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. 11, 12. submitted on September 10, 2009, by Harold Floyd Robinson Sr. of Gastonia, North Carolina. 13. submitted on March 29, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.