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Salisbury in Rowan County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Stonemanís Raid

 
 
Stonemanís Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
1. Stonemanís Raid Marker
Inscription.
On a raid through west-
ern North Carolina Gen.
Stonemanís U. S. Cavalry
fought a skirmish with
Southern troops near
here, April 12, 1865.

 
Erected 1940 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number L 28.)
 
Location. 35° 41.696′ N, 80° 28.869′ W. Marker is in Salisbury, North Carolina, in Rowan County. Marker is on W Innes Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located at the entrance to Salisbury. Marker is in this post office area: Salisbury NC 28144, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Setzer School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lee S. Overman (approx. 1.7 miles away); John W. Ellis (approx. 1.7 miles away); John Steele (approx. 1.8 miles away); Maxwell Chambers House (approx. 1.8 miles away); Trading Path (approx. 1.9 miles away); Old English Cemetery (approx. 1.9 miles away); Harry Cowan (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salisbury.
 
Also see . . .
1. Stonemanís Raid: Salisbury and the Yadkin River Bridge. (Submitted on August 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Stonemanís Raid, March 23 – April 26, 1865
Salisbury Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
2. Salisbury Marker
. (Submitted on August 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
3. Major General George Stoneman Led the Last American Civil War Cavalry Raid. HistoryNet.com website. (Submitted on August 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Notable EventsWar, US Civil
 
Marker on W Innes Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 2, 2010
3. Marker on W Innes Street
Historic Salisbury image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
4. Historic Salisbury
Marker is located at the entrance to Historic Salisbury. The marker can be seen in the background on the left.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 523 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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