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Pine Ridge in Surry County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Hardin Taliaferro

1811-1875

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, April 21, 2012
1. Hardin Taliaferro Marker
Inscription.  Humorist, minister, and editor. Wrote Fisher's River Scenes (1859), a collection of folk tales with local settings. He was born 2 miles N.W.
 
Erected 1993 by NC Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number M-51.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music.
 
Location. 36° 29.951′ N, 80° 43.021′ W. Marker is in Pine Ridge, North Carolina, in Surry County. Marker is at the intersection of Pine Street (Route 89) and Pine Ridge Road, on the right when traveling east on Pine Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Airy NC 27030, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Crooked Road (approx. 4.7 miles away in Virginia); 90 MM Gun Tank M47 Patton (approx. 5.7 miles away); Siamese Twins (approx. 5.8 miles away); The Andy Griffith Show (approx. 6 miles away); Stoneman’s Raid (approx. 6 miles away); Tabitha A. Holton (approx.
Hardin Taliaferro Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 21, 2012
2. Hardin Taliaferro Marker
7.1 miles away); a different marker also named Stoneman’s Raid (approx. 7.1 miles away); Confederate Soldiers of Surry County (approx. 7.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  NC Markers page. (Submitted on April 21, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
Hardin Taliaferro Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 21, 2012
3. Hardin Taliaferro Marker
Hardin Taliaferro Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 21, 2012
4. Hardin Taliaferro Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 21, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 370 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 21, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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