Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Lewisville in Forsyth County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Stoneman's Raid

 
 
Stoneman's Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox
1. Stoneman's Raid Marker
Inscription.  On a raid through western North Carolina Gen. Stoneman's U.S. cavalry fought a skirmish with southern troops at Shallow Ford, April 11, 1865.
 
Erected 1983 by NC Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number J-20.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, US CivilWaterways & Vessels. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1795.
 
Location. 36° 5.57′ N, 80° 30.751′ W. Marker is in Lewisville, North Carolina, in Forsyth County. Marker is on Shallowford Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lewisville NC 27023, 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. Shallow Ford (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Raiding Huntsville (approx. 1.2 miles away); Historic Huntsville Methodist Church (approx. 1.2 miles away); Jones Grocery Store (approx. 1.3 miles away); Concord United Methodist Church (approx. 4.3 miles away); New Hope AME Zion Church (approx. 4˝ miles away); Site of Sunny Acres
Stoneman's Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox
2. Stoneman's Raid Marker
Click or scan to see
this page online
(approx. 4.7 miles away); Charles L. Spaugh House (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lewisville.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. - Shallow Ford
 
Stoneman's Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox
3. Stoneman's Raid Marker
Shallow Ford marker can be seen in the distant background.
Stoneman's Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox
4. Stoneman's Raid Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 22, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 636 times since then and 16 times this year. Last updated on May 19, 2013, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 19, 2013, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

Share This Page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=65414

Paid Advertisement
May. 18, 2021