Oldtown in Forsyth County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Calf Barn 1765
"A wagon loaded with butter left for the market at Newbern. The store here has bought about 3000 lbs. of butter."
Bethabara Diary, October 7, 1774.
"During this month and last more than 1000 head of cattle have been driven by here on the way to Pennsylvania."
Bethabara Diary, October 20, 1774.
Erected by Historic Bethabara Park.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 36° 9.35′ N, 80° 17.81′ W. Marker is in Oldtown, North Carolina, in Forsyth County. Located in Historic Bethabara Park near Bethabara Rd. 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. "Log House" (within shouting distance Log House ca. 1816 (within shouting distance of this marker); Palisade Fort (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Congregation Store 1759 & 1764 (about 300 feet away); Congregation Kitchen 1766 (about 300 feet away); Pottery Shop 1755 (about 300 feet away); Gemeinhaus 1756 (about 300 feet away); Bell House (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oldtown.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 12, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 326 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 12, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.