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Gastonia in Gaston County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

North Carolina Orthopedic Hospital

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, September 28, 2017
1. North Carolina Orthopedic Hospital Marker
Inscription. State institution for crippled children, 1921 - 1979. R.B. Babington was its first president; O.L. Miller, founding surgeon.
 
Erected 1992 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number O 78.)
 
Location. 35° 15.129′ N, 81° 8.79′ W. Marker is in Gastonia, North Carolina, in Gaston County. Marker is at the intersection of South New Hope Road (State Highway 279) and Babington Drive, on the left when traveling north on South New Hope Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 901 S New Hope Rd, Belmont NC 28012, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Daniel E. Rhyne (approx. 1.6 miles away); R. Gregg Cherry (approx. 2.2 miles away); Loray Strike (approx. 3.1 miles away); Stuart W. Cramer (approx. 4.6 miles away); Confederate Soldiers Monument (approx. 4.7 miles away); Hoffman Hotel 1852 (approx. 4.7 miles away); Gaston County Courthouse (former) (approx. 4.7 miles away); William C. Friday (approx. 4.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gastonia.
 
Categories. Science & Medicine
 
North Carolina Orthopedic Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 28, 2017
2. North Carolina Orthopedic Hospital Marker
North Carolina Orthopedic Hospital image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 28, 2017
3. North Carolina Orthopedic Hospital
North Carolina Orthopedic Hospital image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 28, 2017
4. North Carolina Orthopedic Hospital
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 30, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 79 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 30, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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