Kings Mountain in Cleveland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Battle of Kings Mountain
Tenn., Va., & N.C. led
Patriots to victory over
British, Oct. 7, 1780.
Site 7 miles south.
Erected 2009 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number O 1.)
Location. 35° 14.446′ N, 81° 20.666′ W. Marker is in Kings Mountain, North Carolina, in Cleveland County. Marker is at the intersection of E King Street (U.S. 74) and S Battleground Avenue, on the left when traveling west on E King Street. Touch for map. Marker is located at the southwest corner of the intersection. Marker is in this post office area: Kings Mountain NC 28086, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kings Mountain Battleground (a few steps from this marker); William Andrew Mauney House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Patriots Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lincoln Academy (approx. 3.4 miles away); King's Pinnacle (approx. 3.4 miles away); a different marker also named Kings Mountain Battleground (approx. 5.7 miles away); Dickey / Sherer Home Welcome to Kings Mountain State Park (approx. 6.7 miles away in South Carolina). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kings Mountain.
Also see . . .
1. The Battle of King’s Mountain. Account of the battle from the American Revolution War website. (Submitted on August 5, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. The Battle of King’s Mountain. (Submitted on August 5, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,873 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 5, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.