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Rockingham in Richmond County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Alfred Dockery

1797-1875

 
 
Alfred Dockery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 9, 2010
1. Alfred Dockery Marker
Inscription. U.S. Congressman; state legislator for 10 years. A founder of the state Republican party, 1867. Home is 6 mi. northwest.
 
Erected 1974 by North Carolina Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number K-48.)
 
Location. 34° 56.278′ N, 79° 46.427′ W. Marker is in Rockingham, North Carolina, in Richmond County. Marker is at the intersection of East Franklin Street and South Hancock Street (U.S. 1), on the right when traveling north on East Franklin Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 114 East Franklin Street, Rockingham NC 28379, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cameron Morrison (here, next to this marker); Henry William Harrington (here, next to this marker); Harrington Square (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Soldiers Memorial (about 600 feet away); Richmond County War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Richmond County Iraq & Afghanistan War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Richmond County Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rockingham.
 
Also see . . .  Biographical Directory of the United States Congress - Dockery, Alfred, (1797 - 1875)
Wide view of the Alfred Dockery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 9, 2010
2. Wide view of the Alfred Dockery Marker
Located in front of the Richmond County Court House flanked by the Henry William Harrington and Cameron Morrison markers
. (Submitted on June 1, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 1, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 764 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 1, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
 
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