Near Burnsville in Yancey County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
—1793 ~ 1857 —
Erected 1988 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number N-38.)
Location. 35° 45.981′ N, 82° 15.926′ W. Marker is near Burnsville, North Carolina, in Yancey County. Marker is on State Highway 128. Touch for map. Following the Blue Ridge Parkway north from Asheville, North Carolina, follow directions to Mt. Mitchell State Park (Route 128) to top of mountain. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2388 State Highway 128, Burnsville NC 28714, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. North Carolina Civilian Conservation Corps Alumni (within shouting distance of this marker); Rev. Elisha Mitchell, D.D. (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Andrews Geyser (approx. 8.1 miles away); a different marker also named Andrews Geyser (approx. 9.4 miles away); Swannanoa Gap Engagement (approx. 10 miles away); Swannanoa Tunnel (approx. 10 miles away); Swannanoa Gap (approx. 10.1 miles away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 10.1 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 9, 2008, by M. L. 'Mitch' Gambrell of Taylors, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 830 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 9, 2008, by M. L. 'Mitch' Gambrell of Taylors, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.