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Winston-Salem in Forsyth County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Bethabara

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, January 25, 2012
1. Bethabara Marker
Inscription.  First settlement by Moravians in North Carolina, 1753; known also as Old Town. Church erected 1788. Town is 1 mile N.E.
 
Erected 1968 by NC Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number J-41.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1753.
 
Location. 36° 8.55′ N, 80° 17.89′ W. Marker is in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, in Forsyth County. Marker is at the intersection of Reynolda Rd. (State Highway 67) and Fairlawn Dr., on the left when traveling north on Reynolda Rd.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winston Salem NC 27106, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Dyer's and Potter's House 1782 (approx. 0.8 miles away); Krause-Butner Pottery Shop (approx. 0.8 miles away); Doctor's Laboratory 1759 (approx. 0.8 miles away); Distiller's House 1803 (approx. 0.8 miles away); Herman Buttner House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Apothecary Shop 1763 (approx. 0.9 miles away); Gemeinhaus 1788
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By Michael C. Wilcox, January 25, 2012
2. Bethabara Marker
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(approx. 0.9 miles away); Wachovia Settlement (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winston-Salem.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Markers in Historic Bethabara ParK
 
Also see . . .  Historic Bethabara Park website. (Submitted on January 25, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, January 25, 2012
3. Bethabara Marker
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By Michael C. Wilcox, January 25, 2012
4. Bethabara
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By Michael C. Wilcox, January 25, 2012
5. Bethabara
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 25, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 412 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on September 11, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 25, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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