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Near Blacksburg in Cherokee County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

October 6, 1780

 
 
October 6, 1780 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 5, 2010
1. October 6, 1780 Marker
Inscription.  

October 6, 1780
British
Route of March

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 35° 9.074′ N, 81° 23.606′ W. Marker is near Blacksburg, South Carolina, in Cherokee County. Marker is on Battleground Drive, on the right when traveling south. Marker is located on the approach road to King's Mountain National Military Park. 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 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Frederick Hambright (approx. ¼ mile away); Route of March (approx. 0.3 miles away); "Huzzah for Liberty!" (approx. 0.7 miles away); British Route of March (approx. 0.7 miles away); Be Your Own Officer (approx. 0.8 miles away); President Hoover (approx. 0.8 miles away); Presidential Recognition (approx. 0.8 miles away); Charging Cold Steel - Three Times (approx. 0.8 miles away); Drive the Enemy (approx. 0.9 miles away); Shoot Tree to Tree (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blacksburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Battle of King’s Mountain
October 6, 1780 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 5, 2010
2. October 6, 1780 Marker
. Account of the battle from the American Revolution War website. (Submitted on August 22, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. The Battle of King's Mountain. Article about the battle from the Sons of the American Revolution website. (Submitted on August 22, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Marker in King’s Mountain NMP image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 5, 2010
3. Marker in King’s Mountain NMP
King’s Mountain National Military Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 5, 2010
4. King’s Mountain National Military Park
The marker is located on the entrance road to King’s Mountain National Military Park.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 22, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 661 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 22, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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