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Wadesboro in Anson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Sherman's March

 
 
Sherman's March Marker image. Click for full size.
By Roger Barrett, April 9, 2013
1. Sherman's March Marker
Inscription. Kilpatrick's cavalry, a part of Sherman's army marching from Savannah to Goldsboro, passed through Wadesboro, March 3-5, 1865.
 
Erected 1984 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number K 14.)
 
Location. 34° 56.981′ N, 80° 3.562′ W. Marker is in Wadesboro, North Carolina, in Anson County. Marker is on Morven Road (U.S. 52) south of Harlem Heights Road (County Highway 1816), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wadesboro NC 28170, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thomas Samuel Ashe (approx. 1.3 miles away); Boggan-Hammond House (approx. 1 miles away); Anson County Training School (approx. 2.4 miles away); Hugh Hammond Bennett (approx. 3.1 miles away); Brown Creek Soil Conservation District (approx. 6.8 miles away); Samuel Spencer (approx. 6.8 miles away); Sneedsborough (approx. 7.9 miles away); John J. McRae (approx. 7.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wadesboro.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2017, by Roger Barrett of Wadesboro, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 122 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on August 5, 2017, by Roger Barrett of Wadesboro, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
 
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