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New Bern in Craven County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Samuel Cornell

1730 - 1781

 
 
Samuel Cornell Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Kevin W., January 27, 2016
1. Samuel Cornell Marker
Inscription.  Merchant, Loyalist, and Governor's Councilor. He financed construction of Tryon Palace & campaign against Regulators, 1771. House stood 2 blocks S.
 
Erected 2011 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number C-82.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraIndustry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1771.
 
Location. 35° 6.486′ N, 77° 2.13′ W. Marker is in New Bern, North Carolina, in Craven County. Marker is on East Front Street just north of Broad Street, on the right when traveling north. 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. Baron Christoph von Graffenried (a few steps from this marker); First Post Road (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); F. M. Simmons (about 300 feet away); Graham A. Barden (about 700 feet away); William Gaston
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(about 800 feet away); Abner Nash (about 800 feet away); Richard Dobbs Spaight (about 800 feet away); Richard Dobbs Spaight, the Younger (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Bern.
 
Samuel Cornell Marker </b>(center) image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Kevin W., January 27, 2016
2. Samuel Cornell Marker (center)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 27, 2016, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 545 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 27, 2016, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.

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