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Creswell in Washington County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Charles Pettigrew

 
 
Charles Pettigrew Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bernard Fisher, June 28, 2012
1. Charles Pettigrew Marker
Inscription.  First Bishop-elect of Episcopal Church in N.C., 1794. St. David's Church, erected 1803 at his expense, and his home are ½ mile southeast.
 
Erected 1952 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number B-29.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1794.
 
Location. 35° 52.404′ N, 76° 23.287′ W. Marker is in Creswell, North Carolina, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of St David Road and North Carolina Highway 94, on the right when traveling west on St David Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Creswell NC 27928, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Somerset Place (approx. 0.2 miles away); James Johnston Pettigrew (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lake Company (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cool Spring (approx. 0.7 miles away); Concord Primitive Baptist Church (approx. 1.9 miles away);
St David Rd & NC 94 image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bernard Fisher, June 28, 2012
2. St David Rd & NC 94
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Cherry Colored School (approx. 2.4 miles away); Cherry (approx. 2½ miles away); The Davenport Home (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Creswell.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 1, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 398 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 1, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.

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May. 20, 2022