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Trinity in Randolph County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Trinity College

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, August 10, 2012
1. Trinity College Marker
Inscription.  Stood here. Union institute, 1839; Normal College, 1851; Trinity, 1859; Duke University, 1924. Moved to Durham, 1892.
 
Erected 1937 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number K-3.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1839.
 
Location. 35° 53.648′ N, 79° 59.465′ W. Marker is in Trinity, North Carolina, in Randolph County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 62 and Trinity College Road, on the right when traveling south on State Highway 62. The marker is located near the Trinity College Memorial Gazebo. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Trinity NC 27370, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Trinity College (within shouting distance of this marker); Trinity Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mustering out of Confederate Army (approx. 1.8 miles away); Springfield Friends Meeting
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By Bill Coughlin, August 10, 2012
2. Trinity College Marker
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(approx. 2.1 miles away); Model Farm (approx. 2.8 miles away); Highland Cotton Mills Village (approx. 3.1 miles away); Rev. Benjamin Elton Cox (approx. 3.9 miles away); Southern Furniture Exposition Building (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Trinity.
 
Trinity College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 10, 2012
3. Trinity College Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 1, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 10, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 363 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 10, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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