New Bern in Craven County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Bayard v. Singleton
American precedent for judicial review of legislation set nearby, 1787, by Samuel Ashe, Samuel Spencer, John Williams.
Erected 2011 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number C 20.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. A significant historical year for this entry is 1787.
Location. 35° 6.497′ N, 77° 2.366′ W. Marker is in New Bern, North Carolina, in Craven County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street (Business U.S. 17) and Middle Street, on the right when traveling west on Broad Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Bern NC 28560, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bayard vs Singleton (a few steps from this marker); George E. Badger (within shouting distance of this marker); First Printing Press In N.C. (within shouting distance of this marker); First Provincial Congress (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Craven County World Wars 1 and 2 Memorial (about 300 feet away); Christ Church Abner Nash (about 400 feet away); Richard Dobbs Spaight (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Bern.
Also see . . .
1. Bayard v. Singleton. NCpedia entry (Submitted on March 3, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
2. Old Marker at this Location. HMDb link:
This marker replaced an older one at this location titled “Bayard vs Singleton". (Submitted on September 9, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 8, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 341 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on September 8, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. 2. submitted on October 22, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.