Wilkesboro in Wilkes County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
James B. Gordon
Erected 1940 by NC Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number M-13.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical date for this entry is May 12, 1906.
Location. 36° 9.501′ N, 81° 9.471′ W. Marker is in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, in Wilkes County. Marker is at the intersection of West D Street (Business U.S. 421) and Boone Trail, on the left on West D Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilkesboro NC 28697, 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. Colonel Ben Cleveland (approx. ¾ mile away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. ¾ mile away); Wilkesboro Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); James Larkin Pearson (approx. 1.6 miles away); James Wellborn (approx. Montfort Stokes (approx. 2.6 miles away); Fort Hamby (approx. 6.7 miles away); North Wilkesboro Speedway (approx. 7.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkesboro.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 12, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 465 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 12, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.