Franklin in Macon County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1993 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number Q-9.)
Location. 35° 11.092′ N, 83° 22.401′ W. Marker is in Franklin, North Carolina, in Macon County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (Business U.S. 441) and Nikwasi Lane, on the left when traveling east on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin NC 28734, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nikwasi Mound (here, next to this marker); Battle of Echoe (approx. half a mile away); Macon County Confederate Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Dixie Hall (approx. half a mile away); Thomas's Legion (approx. half a mile away); Silas McDowell (approx. 5.4 miles away); Cherokee Victory (approx. 9.8 miles away); Coweeta Hydrologic Laboratory (approx. 10.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
Also see . . . Cherokee Heritage Itinerary -- Stop 10 Nikwasi Mound. (Submitted on November 24, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida.)
Categories. • Anthropology • Colonial Era • Man-Made Features • Native Americans •
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