Near Laurinburg in Scotland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1957 by Archives and Highway Department. (Marker Number I-46.)
Location. 34° 44.877′ N, 79° 31.406′ W. Marker is near Laurinburg, North Carolina, in Scotland County. Marker is at the intersection of X-Way Road (Road 1108) and Blue Woods Road (Road 1116), on the right on X-Way Road. Touch for map. A signpost at the marker lists Gibson as five miles southwest and Laurinburg at three miles northeast. Marker is in this post office area: Laurinburg NC 28352, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Andrews Presbyterian College (approx. 1.9 miles away); Original Springfield Cotton Mill (approx. 2.4 miles away); Ida Yarn Mill (approx. 3.6 miles away); Terry Sanford 1917-1998 (approx. 3.8 miles away); Edwin Gill (approx. 3.8 miles away); Laurinburg (approx. 3.9 miles away); Scotland County Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.1 miles away); Sherman's March (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laurinburg.
Also see . . . NCpedia entry for James Lytch
“The Lytch planter was manufactured in shops Lytch built near his home at X-Way in Richmond (now Scotland) County. He also built and operated a gristmill at the site. As of 1980 this mill was still in operation, producing cornmeal and whole wheat flour under the X-Way brand. The Lytch home and grounds are included on the National Register of Historic Places. In 1957 the state of North Carolina erected a historical marker near the Lytch home on State Road 1108 to honor James Lytch and his accomplishments.” (Submitted on March 17, 2017.)
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