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

Cornwallis

 
 
Cornwallis Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2009
1. Cornwallis Marker
Inscription.

Marching to Wilmington after the Battle of Guilford Courthouse, stopped with his army in this town in April, 1781.
 
Erected 1974 by North Carolina Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number I-9.)
 
Location. 35° 3.25′ N, 78° 52.675′ W. Marker is in Fayetteville, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Green Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 225 Green Street, Fayetteville NC 28301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); James Dobbin McNeill (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Plummer Bridge (about 300 feet away); Flora MacDonald (about 300 feet away); Plank Roads (about 400 feet away); Old Town Hall (about 500 feet away); The Market House (about 500 feet away); Town House (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fayetteville.
 
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Guilford Courthouse. (Submitted on May 19, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Battle of Guilford Courthouse. (Submitted on May 19, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Cornwallis Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2009
2. Cornwallis Marker
Looking south toward downtown Fayetteville.

3. Battle of Guilford Courthouse Lesson Plan. (Submitted on May 19, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USMilitaryNotable EventsNotable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 19, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 512 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 19, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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