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Near Four Oaks in Johnston County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Confederate Works

 
 
Confederate Works Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
1. Confederate Works Marker
Inscription.  
Remains of breast-
works on this hill
mark a line of works
built by the Confed-
erates to protect Mill
Creek Bridge.

 
Erected by Archives and Highway Commission. (Marker Number HHH-22.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 35° 20.984′ N, 78° 18.138′ W. Marker is near Four Oaks, North Carolina, in Johnston County. Marker is on Devil's Racetrack Road (Local Route 1009), on the right when traveling north. Marker is located on the Bentonville Battlefield. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Four Oaks NC 27524, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mill Creek (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bentonville (approx. 0.3 miles away); Village of Bentonville (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Village of Bentonville (approx. half a mile away); Mower’s Charge Reaches Johnston’s Headquarters (approx. half a mile away); Hardee’s Counterattack
Marker on the Bentonville Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
2. Marker on the Bentonville Battlefield
This is marker # 15 along the Bentonville Battlefield Driving Tour.
(approx. half a mile away); Johnston’s Headquarters (approx. half a mile away); Johnston Establishes His Headquarters (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Four Oaks.
 
Also see . . .
1. Bentonville Battlefield. North Carolina Historic Sites website. (Submitted on August 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Bentonville. CWSAC Battle Summaries website. (Submitted on August 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Marker on Devil's Racetrack Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
3. Marker on Devil's Racetrack Road
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 4, 2017. It was originally submitted on August 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 694 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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Nov. 27, 2020