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Marshall in Madison County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

“ Shelton Laurel Massacre “

 
 
" Shelton Laurel Massacre " Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 27, 2009
1. " Shelton Laurel Massacre " Marker
Inscription. Thirteen men and boys, suspected of Unionism, were killed by Confederate soldiers in early 1863. Graves 8 mi. E.
 
Erected 1988 by Division Of Archives and History. (Marker Number P 71.)
 
Location. 35° 56.1′ N, 82° 44.584′ W. Marker is in Marshall, North Carolina, in Madison County. Marker is on State Highway 208. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3501 Highway 208, Marshall NC 28753, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Frances Goodrich (approx. 2.3 miles away); Paint Rock (approx. 5.2 miles away); Warm Springs Hotel (approx. 5.3 miles away); Hot Springs (approx. 5.4 miles away); Dorland - Bell Institute (approx. 5.6 miles away); Balladry (approx. 5.7 miles away); Robert E. Lee (approx. 5.8 miles away); Tennessee / North Carolina (approx. 9.6 miles away in Tennessee).
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
" Shelton Laurel Massacre " Marker image. Click for full size.
By Pat Filippone, June 22, 2015
2. " Shelton Laurel Massacre " Marker
Intersection where Marker is located.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,505 times since then and 81 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on October 9, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   2. submitted on June 28, 2015, by Pat Filippone of Stockton, California. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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