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Fayetteville in Cumberland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Old Town Hall

 
 
Old Town Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 27, 2009
1. Old Town Hall Marker
Inscription.
Built on site of the "State House," burned 1831, where the North Carolina Convention of 1789 ratified the Federal Constitution.
 
Erected 1939 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number I-14.)
 
Location. 35° 3.165′ N, 78° 52.695′ W. Marker is in Fayetteville, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Green Street and Market Square, on the right when traveling north on Green Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fayetteville NC 28301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Market House (a few steps from this marker); Town House (within shouting distance of this marker); Plank Roads (within shouting distance of this marker); Charter of the University of N. C. (within shouting distance of this marker); Flora MacDonald (within shouting distance of this marker); James Dobbin McNeill (within shouting distance of this marker); First Presbyterian Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lafayette (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fayetteville.
 
Also see . . .  History of Fayetteville. (Submitted on November 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Old Town Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 27, 2009
2. Old Town Hall Marker
In distance, with Plank Roads marker in foreground. Old town Hall and Market House in background.

 
Categories. Antebellum South, USGovernmentMan-Made FeaturesNotable BuildingsPatriots & PatriotismPolitical SubdivisionsSettlements & Settlers
 
Old Town Hall and Market House image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 27, 2009
3. Old Town Hall and Market House
Site of local government. Slave auctions held here before the Civil War.
Old Town Hall and Market House image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 27, 2009
4. Old Town Hall and Market House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 656 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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