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

Knox Home

 
 
Knox Home Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, September 13, 2021
1. Knox Home Marker
Inscription.  Home of the Knox family since colonial days. James Knox, grandfather of President James Knox Polk, lived there. House stood 4 miles west.
 
Erected 1940. (Marker Number L-26.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 35° 43.83′ N, 80° 41.639′ W. Marker is in Cleveland, North Carolina, in Rowan County. Marker is at the intersection of Statesville Boulevard (U.S. 70) and Amity Hill Road, on the right when traveling west on Statesville Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cleveland NC 27013, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Third Creek Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Back Creek Presbyterian Church (approx. 5.6 miles away); Four Houses of Worship (approx. 6.2 miles away); A Short History of Thyatira Presbyterian Church (USA) (approx. 6.3 miles away); Thyatira Presbyterian Church (approx. 6.4 miles away); Thyatira Presbyterian Church Cemetery
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(approx. 6.4 miles away); Thyatira Church (approx. 6.6 miles away); Matthew Locke (approx. 6.6 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Marker is located at the entrance to a truck plant. Front gate is guarded, nowhere easy to park and no crosswalk.
 
Knox Home Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, September 13, 2021
2. Knox Home Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 16, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 16, 2021, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 113 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 16, 2021, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
 
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Jun. 13, 2024