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Hillsborough in Orange County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Francis Nash

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
1. Francis Nash Marker
Inscription.  Patriot general in American Revolution, was mortally wounded at Germantown, 1777. His home is 150 yds. W.
 
Erected 1951 by Archives, Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number G-10.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1777.
 
Location. 36° 4.628′ N, 79° 5.974′ W. Marker is in Hillsborough, North Carolina, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of North Churton Street (Business U.S. 70) and West Tryon Street, on the left when traveling north on North Churton Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 N Churton St, Hillsborough NC 27278, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Hooper (here, next to this marker); Archibald Debow Murphey (a few steps from this marker); J. G. de Roulhac Hamilton (a few steps from this marker); Thomas Ruffin (within shouting distance of this marker); William A. Graham (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of First North Carolina Convention 1788
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By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
2. Francis Nash Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Moses A. Curtis (within shouting distance of this marker); William Hooper Esquire (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsborough.
 
Also see . . .  Francis Nash, NCPedia. (Submitted on September 18, 2019.)
 
Francis Nash Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
3. Francis Nash Marker
Nearby markers visible in background
Francis Nash Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
4. Francis Nash Marker
Francis Nash Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
5. Francis Nash Marker
nearby markers visible in the distance
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 28, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 9, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 275 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 9, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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