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A Memorial to British Troops Who Died in the Old Meeting House

 
 
A Memorial to British Troops Who Died in the Old Meeting House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, May 1, 2010
1. A Memorial to British Troops Who Died in the Old Meeting House Marker
Inscription. A memorial to British troops who died in the Old Meeting House during Cornwallis encampment here on his retreat from Guilford Courthouse March 1781.
Erected by Troop 46 B.S.A. Henry Overman Leader Who Died Before Completing It.
 
Erected by Boy Scout Troop 46.
 
Location. 35° 53.405′ N, 79° 26.722′ W. Marker is in Snow Camp, North Carolina, in Alamance County. Marker can be reached from West Greensboro-Chapel Hill Road. Touch for map. Marker is in the cemetery at Cane Creek Meeting. Marker is at or near this postal address: 719 West Greensboro-Chapel Hill Road, Snow Camp NC 27349, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cane Creek Friends Meeting Since 1751 / Abigail Overman Pike 1709 - 1781 (within shouting distance of this marker); Cane Creek Meeting (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Freedom Hill Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Cane Creek Meeting House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Micajah McPherson (approx. 0.7 miles away); Snow Camp (approx. 0.9 miles away); Allen House (approx. 1 miles away); Early Railroads (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Snow Camp.
 
Additional keywords.
A Memorial to British Troops Who Died in the Old Meeting House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, May 1, 2010
2. A Memorial to British Troops Who Died in the Old Meeting House Marker
Alamance, Graham, Burlington, Quaker Church, Society of Friends, Spring, Eli Whitney Community, Haw River, Nathanael Greene
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Notable EventsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Cemetery at Cane Creek Meeting image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, May 9, 2010
3. Cemetery at Cane Creek Meeting
Cane Creek Meeting image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, May 1, 2010
4. Cane Creek Meeting
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 10, 2010, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 898 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 10, 2010, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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