Marion in McDowell County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Home of Joseph McDowell (1758-1795), soldier and physician. Officer at the Battle of Kings Mountain.
Erected 1991 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number N 4.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 35° 42.321′ N, 82° 2.061′ W. Marker is in Marion, North Carolina, in McDowell County. Marker is on U.S. 70 0.1 miles west of North Main Street (Business U.S. 221), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marion NC 28752, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carson House (approx. 1.6 miles away); a different marker also named Carson House (approx. 1.6 miles away); Roy Williams (approx. 1.9 miles away); Daniel Kanipe (approx. 2.6 miles away); Cathey's Fort (approx. 6.4 miles away); Frontier Fort (approx. 9.8 miles away); The Old Indian Fort (approx. 9.8 miles away); Spruce Pine Mining District (approx. 10.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marion.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 25, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 356 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 25, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.