Blacksburg in York County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Col. Ferguson Fell
Oct. 7, 1780
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1780.
Location. 35° 8.583′ N, 81° 22.763′ W. Marker is in Blacksburg, South Carolina, in York County. Marker can be reached from Kings Mountain Park Road, on the left when traveling east. Marker is located along the walking trail in King's 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 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Major Ferguson Falls (here, next to this marker); Col. Frederick Hambright (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Patrick Ferguson Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lieutenant Colonel James Hawthorn (within shouting distance of this marker); Major William Chronicle (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Local Boys & Spies (about 400 feet away); King's Mountain (about 400 feet away); Sacred to the Memory Monument (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blacksburg.
Also see . . .
1. Major Patrick Ferguson, 71st Foot, Inspector of Militia 1744-80 (Submitted on October 27, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
2. The Battle of King's Mountain 1780. An account of the battle from a British perspective from britishbattles.com. (Submitted on October 27, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
3. Kings Mountain National Military Park, National Park Service. (Submitted on September 5, 2019.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 27, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 808 times since then and 50 times this year. Last updated on October 28, 2010, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 27, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 5, 6. submitted on September 5, 2019. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.