Near Godwin in Harnett County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Civil War Trails
Experience these and many more stories as you tour the North Carolina Civil War Trails. Please drive carefully as you visit the sites where ironclads and wooden ships, spies and smugglers, heroes and villains, slaves and soldiers engaged in the greatest conflict in American history.
Erected by North Carolina Civil War Trails.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US CivilNorth Carolina Civil War Trails series list. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1858.
Location. 35° 15.981′ N, 78° 40.318′ W. Marker is near Godwin, North Carolina, in Harnett County. Marker is on Burnett Road (State Highway 82) south of Arrowhead Road, on the left when traveling north. Marker is located near the parking lot of the Averasboro Battlefield Museum, next to the NC CW Trails marker for the 'Third Confederate Defensive Line'. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Godwin NC 28344, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Averasboro Battlefield Museum (a few steps from this marker); Battle of Averasboro (a few steps from this marker); Union Headquarters (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chicora Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Men of South Carolina (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Averasboro (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confederate Soldiers of McLaws Division (approx. 0.2 miles away); South Carolina Troops at Battle of Averasboro, NC (approx. 0.2 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 26, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 597 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 26, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.