Hillsborough in Orange County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
1729 - 1804
Erected 1989 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number G-108.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Education • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1774.
Location. 36° 4.426′ N, 79° 5.955′ W. Marker is in Hillsborough, North Carolina, in Orange County. Marker is on S Churton Street (U.S. 70), on the left when traveling south. 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. Paper Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Billy Strayhorn (within shouting distance of this marker); North Carolina Society of the Cincinnati (within shouting distance of this marker); William Churton (within shouting distance of this marker); Edmund FanningRegulators Hanged (about 400 feet away); Orange County Courthouse, 1845-1957 (about 500 feet away); Thomas Burke (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsborough.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 1, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 773 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.