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Seven Springs in Wayne County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Battle of Whitehall

 
 
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By Craig Swain, May 7, 2010
1. Battle of Whitehall Marker
Inscription. On December 15-16, 1862, on a raid at Whitehall, Union troops led by Gen. J.G. Foster damaged the Confederate Ram "Neuse."
 
Erected 1970 by State Department of Archives and History. (Marker Number F 44.)
 
Location. 35° 13.636′ N, 77° 50.781′ W. Marker is in Seven Springs, North Carolina, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and East Spring Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Located in front of the fire station. Marker is in this post office area: Seven Springs NC 28578, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named The Battle of Whitehall (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Engagement at Whitehall (about 500 feet away); Dobbs County Court House (approx. 4.1 miles away); William Dunn Moseley (approx. 5.8 miles away); a different marker also named Dobbs County Court House (approx. 6.2 miles away); Dobbs County (approx. 6.2 miles away); James Y. Joyner (approx. 6.3 miles away); Seymour Johnson Air Force Base (approx. 11.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Seven Springs.
 
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Whitehall
Battle of Whitehall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 7, 2010
2. Battle of Whitehall Marker
. Battle summary. (Submitted on May 9, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. Marker and Essay. The North Carolina historical marker site provides additional details about the battle. (Submitted on May 9, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 9, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 781 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 9, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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