Blacksburg in York County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
British Route of March
October 6, 1780
Route of March
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1919.
Location. 35° 8.538′ N, 81° 23.222′ W. Marker is in Blacksburg, South Carolina, in York County. Marker is on Battleground Drive, on the left when traveling south. Marker is located about 1 mile from the King’s Mountain Visitor Center. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blacksburg SC 29702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. President Hoover (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Huzzah for Liberty!" (about 600 feet away); Presidential Recognition (about 600 feet away); Charging Cold Steel - Three Times (about 700 feet away); Drive the Enemy (about 800 feet away); Be Your Own Officer (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Honor of the Three Known African American Patriots (approx. 0.2 miles away); Americans in Redcoats (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blacksburg.
Also see . . .
1. Kings Mountain National Military Park, National Park Service. (Submitted on September 9, 2019.)
2. Kings Mountain National Military Park, Historic Resource Study, National Park Service. (Submitted on September 9, 2019.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 22, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 600 times since then and 12 times this year. Last updated on August 22, 2010, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 22, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.