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

Sherman's March

 
 
Sherman's March Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 7, 2010
1. Sherman's March Marker
Inscription. Sherman's Army, on its march from Savannah, entered Goldsboro, its chief North Carolina objective, Mar. 21, 1865.
 
Erected 1940 by State Historical Commission. (Marker Number F 11.)
 
Location. 35° 23.166′ N, 77° 59.802′ W. Marker is in Goldsboro, North Carolina, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of West Ash Street (Business U.S. 70) and North James Street, on the right when traveling west on West Ash Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 329 West Ash Street, Goldsboro NC 27530, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. North Carolina Railroad (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kenneth C. Royall (about 300 feet away); Foster's Raid (about 500 feet away); Charles B. Aycock (approx. mile away); Wm. T. Dortch (approx. mile away); Goldsboro (approx. 0.3 miles away); Seymour Johnson AFB History / 4th Fighter Wing History Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wayne County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Goldsboro.
 
Also see . . .  Sherman in North Carolina. North Carolina Civil War Sesquicentennial website. (Submitted on June 5, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Sherman's March Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 7, 2010
2. Sherman's March Marker
 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Sherman's March Marker looking back east along Ash Street image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 20, 2013
3. Sherman's March Marker looking back east along Ash Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 5, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 765 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 5, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   3. submitted on April 21, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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