Salisbury in Rowan County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
occupied the town of
Salisbury, Apr. 12, 1865,
and destroyed the Con-
supplies, and prison.
Erected 1940 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number L 29.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Events • War, US Civil.
Location. 35° 40.181′ N, 80° 28.023′ W. Marker is in Salisbury, North Carolina, in Rowan County. Marker is on N Main Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker is located on N Main Street between Liberty Street and Kerr Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salisbury NC 28144, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Harry Cowan (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rowan County World War I Memorial (about 500 feet away); Elizabeth Maxwell Steele (about 600 feet away); Washington's Southern Tour (about 700 feet away); Washingtonís Tour of the Southern States (about 700 St. Lukeís Episcopal Church (about 700 feet away); Rowan County Courthouse (about 700 feet away); Old English Cemetery (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salisbury.
Also see . . .
1. Stonemanís Raid: Salisbury and the Yadkin River Bridge. (Submitted on August 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Stonemanís Raid, March 23 – April 26, 1865. (Submitted on August 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
3. Major General George Stoneman Led the Last American Civil War Cavalry Raid. HistoryNet.com website. (Submitted on August 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 604 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.