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Logan in Rutherford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Fort McGaughey

 
 
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 27, 2009
1. Fort McGaughey Marker
Inscription. Near this site stood Fort McGaughey, which was constructed during the Revolutionary War period and named for Alexander McGaughey.
 
Location. 35° 27.276′ N, 81° 53.216′ W. Marker is in Logan, North Carolina, in Rutherford County. Marker is on State Highway 64. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rutherfordton NC 28139, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rutherford Trace (within shouting distance of this marker); Brittain Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rev. James Milton Webb (approx. 4.8 miles away); Gilbert Town (approx. 6.1 miles away); Joshua Forman (approx. 6.8 miles away); St. John's Episcopal Church (approx. 6.9 miles away); Bechtler's Mint (approx. 7 miles away); James Adair (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Logan.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Fort McGaughey Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 27, 2009
2. Fort McGaughey Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 28, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,303 times since then and 69 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 28, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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