Hillsborough in Orange County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 2001 by NC Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number G-23.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Notable Events. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical date for this entry is May 16, 1801.
Location. 36° 4.499′ N, 79° 5.957′ W. Marker is in Hillsborough, North Carolina, in Orange County. Marker is on S Churton Street, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located in the Hillsborough Historic District on S Churton Street, between King Street and Margaret Lane. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsborough NC 27278, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Orange County Courthouse, 1845-1957 (within shouting distance of this marker); Edmund Fanning (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Burke (within shouting distance of this marker); Boone Expedition for Kentucky William Churton (within shouting distance of this marker); North Carolina Society of the Cincinnati (within shouting distance of this marker); Billy Strayhorn (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Town of Hillsborough (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsborough.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 22, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 1, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,072 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 1, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.