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

Rutherford College

 
 
Rutherford College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 28, 2009
1. Rutherford College Marker
Inscription. Evolved from private school opened c. 1853 by R.L. Abernethy. Operated 1900-1933 by Methodist Church. Closed 1935. The original site 1.3 mi N.
 
Erected 1954 by Archives, Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number N 29.)
 
Location. 35° 45.03′ N, 81° 31.5′ W. Marker is in Rutherford College, North Carolina, in Burke County. Marker is on Malcolm Blvd (County Route 1001). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Connelly Springs NC 28612, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Rutherford College (approx. 0.2 miles away); Valdese Centennial Park (approx. 2.1 miles away); Waldenses (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Waldensian Colony (approx. 2.2 miles away); Historic Valdese Foundation Heritage Millennium Clock Tower (approx. 2.4 miles away); Camp Vance (approx. 6.8 miles away); Boughton Hospital (was approx. 8.4 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Sam J. Ervin, Jr. (approx. 9.1 miles away).
 
Categories. Education
 
Rutherford College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 28, 2009
2. Rutherford College Marker
Rutherford College Incorporated - June 1, 1977 image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 16, 2009
3. Rutherford College Incorporated - June 1, 1977
 
 
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 761 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 30, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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