Oldtown in Forsyth County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Distiller's House 1803
"The house for the distiller having been finished, Br. and Sr. Hermann Buttner moved today from the farm-house where they have lived since the fire."
Bethabara Diary, September 14, 1803.
Erected by Historic Bathabara Park.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is September 14, 1814.
Location. 36° 9.279′ N, 80° 17.772′ W. Marker is in Oldtown, North Carolina, in Forsyth County. Marker is on Bethabara Road, on the right when traveling north. Located in Historic Bethabara Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winston Salem NC 27106, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Herman Buttner House (here, next to this marker); Well 1807 Wachovia Settlement (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial Marker 1806 (within shouting distance of this marker); Gemeinhaus (within shouting distance of this marker); Gemeinhaus 1788 (within shouting distance of this marker); Doctor's Laboratory 1759 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Krause-Butner Pottery Shop (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oldtown.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 12, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 377 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 12, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.