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

Settlement of the Upper Cape Fear

 
 
Settlement of the Upper Cape Fear Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2009
1. Settlement of the Upper Cape Fear Marker
Inscription.

[Thistle symbol]

Commemorating the settlement
of the Upper Cape Fear by the
Highland Scotch

Two Hundredth Anniversary


 
Erected 1939.
 
Location. 35° 3.229′ N, 78° 52.908′ W. Marker is in Fayetteville, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Hay Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at the intersection of Hay Street, Old Street, and Ray Avenue. Marker is across Old Street from the Hay Street United Methodist Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 320 Hay Street, Fayetteville NC 28301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sherman's Army (within shouting distance of this marker); Scotch Spring (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Plummer Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charter of the University of N. C. (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Town House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Town Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Plank Roads (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fayetteville.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of Fayetteville NC. (Submitted on May 25, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Settlement of the Upper Cape Fear Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2009
2. Settlement of the Upper Cape Fear Marker
Looking ESE along Hay Street.

2. The Highland Scots of North Carolina. (Submitted on May 25, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 625 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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