Near Ashton in Pender County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
William S. Ashe
Erected 1956 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number D-58.)
Location. 34° 28.71′ N, 77° 53.333′ W. Marker is near Ashton, North Carolina, in Pender County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 117 and Old River Road (Route 1411-3), on the right when traveling north on U.S. 117. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Burgaw NC 28425, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Samuel Ashe (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward Moseley (approx. 0.3 miles away); General John Ashe (approx. 2 miles away); Alexander Lillington (approx. 2.7 miles away); Stag Park (approx. 4.1 miles away); George Burrington (approx. 4.1 miles away); S. S. Satchwell (approx. 5.3 miles away); Our Heroes (approx. 5.4 miles away).
Also see . . . Rails to Oblivion: The Decline of the Confederate Railroads in the Civil War. Monograph by Dr. Christopher R. Gabel, Combat Studies Institute. “In contrast [to the North’s US Military Railroads], (Submitted on April 20, 2010.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 20, 2010, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 686 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 20, 2010, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
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