Hillsborough in Orange County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Alexander Dickson House
surrender to Union forces
[ Lower Plaque: ]
This property is under
the protective covenants
of the Historic Preservation
Foundation of North
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1865.
Location. 36° 4.506′ N, 79° 5.801′ W. Marker is in Hillsborough, North Carolina, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of E King Street and S Cameron Street, on the right when traveling east on E King Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 150 E King Street, 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. A different marker also named Alexander Dickson House (within shouting distance of this marker); Orange County Courthouse, 1845-1957 (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Regulators Hanged (about 800 feet away); William Churton (about 800 feet away); Boone Expedition for Kentucky (about 800 feet away); Thomas BurkeEdmund Fanning (about 800 feet away); North Carolina Society of the Cincinnati (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsborough.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 977 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.