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Piedmont Wagon Company

 
 
Piedmont Wagon Company Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, December 28, 2018
1. Piedmont Wagon Company Marker
Inscription.  Manufacturer of horse-drawn wooden wagons. At peak capacity produced 1000 per month. Operated from 1880 to 1940s 1/10 mile north.
 
Erected 2001 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number O 80.)
 
Location. 35° 43.842′ N, 81° 21.243′ W. Marker is in Hickory, North Carolina, in Catawba County. Marker is at the intersection of 1st Avenue Southwest and 10th Street Southwest, on the left when traveling west on 1st Avenue Southwest. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hickory NC 28601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 210MM German Howitzer (approx. mile away); Tower of Miracles (approx. mile away); Henry Weidner Robinson (approx. mile away); Old Hickory Tavern (approx. 0.8 miles away); Frame Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Claremont College (approx. 1.1 miles away); Lenoir Rhyne (approx. 1.6 miles away); "Miracle of Hickory" (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hickory.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Piedmont Wagon Company Marker looking toward intersection of 10th St SW and 1st Ave SW image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, December 28, 2018
2. Piedmont Wagon Company Marker looking toward intersection of 10th St SW and 1st Ave SW
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on January 29, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 27, 2019, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 27, 2019, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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