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John S. Ravenscroft

 
 
John S. Ravenscroft Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, February 6, 2013
1. John S. Ravenscroft Marker
Inscription.  First Episcopal Bishop of the Diocese of N.C.; 1823-1830. Active in the revival of the Church. Interred in church 50 yds. south.
 
Erected 1959 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number H-71.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list.
 
Location. 35° 46.864′ N, 78° 38.261′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is at the intersection of E Edenton Street and N Wilmington Street, on the left when traveling west on E Edenton Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Raleigh NC 27601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lunsford Lane (a few steps from this marker); Christ Episcopal Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Experimental Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); North Carolina Vietnam Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured
John S. Ravenscroft Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, February 6, 2013
2. John S. Ravenscroft Marker
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in a direct line); Medical Society of North Carolina (about 300 feet away); State Bank of North Carolina (about 300 feet away); Old Hickory Highway (about 300 feet away); Presidents North Carolina Gave The Nation (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raleigh.
 
Also see . . .  Biography of John Stark Ravenscroft. (Submitted on February 11, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
 
Marker on Edenton Street image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, February 6, 2013
3. Marker on Edenton Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 11, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 320 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 11, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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Sep. 30, 2022