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Lenoir in Caldwell County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Stoneman's Raid

 
 
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 28, 2009
1. Stoneman's Raid Marker
Inscription.
On a Raid through western North Carolina Gen. Stoneman's U.S. Cavalry passed through Lenoir, Mar. 28, and there again, Apr. 15-17 1865.
 
Erected 1940 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number N 11.)
 
Location. 35° 54.527′ N, 81° 31.852′ W. Marker is in Lenoir, North Carolina, in Caldwell County. Marker is at the intersection of Norwood Street Southwest and Pennton Avenue Southwest, on the right when traveling south on Norwood Street Southwest. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lenoir NC 28645, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Davenport College (approx. half a mile away); Raiders in Lenoir (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Defiance (approx. 5.9 miles away); Patterson Mill (approx. 6.1 miles away); Collett Leventhorpe (approx. 6.8 miles away); Laura Foster (approx. 10.8 miles away); Rutherford College (approx. 11 miles away); a different marker also named Rutherford College (approx. 11.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lenoir.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Stoneman's Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 28, 2009
2. Stoneman's Raid Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 30, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,402 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 30, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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