Burlington in Alamance County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
battle of Alamance, the
militia of Governor
William Tryon camped
nearby, along Alamance
Creek, May 13-19, 1771.
Erected 1954 by Archives Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number G 60.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is May 13, 1794.
Location. 36° 2.38′ N, 79° 29.233′ W. Marker is in Burlington, North Carolina, in Alamance County. Marker is on County Route 62, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Burlington NC 27215, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Johnston Moves West (within shouting distance of this marker); Alamance Cotton Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Trading Path (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Paul's Lutheran Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); Oak Grove Plantation (approx. 1.4 miles away); a different marker also named Oak Grove Plantation (approx. 1.4 miles away); Pyle's Defeat (approx. 2.2 miles away); Battle of Clapp's Mill (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burlington.
Also see . . . Account of the Battle of Alamance. (Submitted on October 30, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 30, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 768 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 30, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.