Mount Olive in Wayne County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Mount Olive College
Erected 1986 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number F-43.)
Location. 35° 12.456′ N, 78° 4.338′ W. Marker is in Mount Olive, North Carolina, in Wayne County. Marker is on U.S. 117, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Olive NC 28365, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mount Olive (approx. ¾ mile away); Samson L. Faison (approx. 7.1 miles away); Battle of Goldsborough Bridge (approx. 9.4 miles away); Attack of the 17th Massachusetts (approx. 9.4 miles away); Battle of Goldsboro Bridge (approx. 9½ miles away); Confederate Counterattack (approx. 9½ miles away); Union Assault on the Bridge (approx. 9½ miles away); Waynesborough (approx. 12 miles away).
Also see . . . History. “From its beginning, Mount Olive College has been sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists. The institution was chartered in 1951 and opened in 1952 at Cragmont Assembly, the Free Will Baptist summer (Submitted on March 14, 2010.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2010, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 571 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 14, 2010, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
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