Dobson in Surry County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
ern North Carolina Gen.
Stonemanís U.S. cavalry
passed through Dobson,
April 2, 1865.
Erected 1940 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number M 9.)
Location. 36° 23.759′ N, 80° 43.38′ W. Marker is in Dobson, North Carolina, in Surry County. Marker is on S Main Street (U.S. 601), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is between Kapp Street and Atkins Street. Marker is in this post office area: Dobson NC 27017, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tabitha A. Holton (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Soldiers of Surry County (within shouting distance of this marker); Siamese Twins (approx. 6.5 miles away); Hardin Taliaferro (approx. 7.1 miles away); The Andy Griffith Show (approx. 9.5 miles away); a different marker also named Stonemanís Raid (approx. 9.5 miles away); Rockford (approx. 9.6 miles away); 90 MM Gun Tank M47 Patton (approx. 10.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dobson.
Also see . . .
1. Stonemanís Raid, March 23 – April 26, 1865. (Submitted on August 6, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Major General George Stoneman Led the Last American Civil War Cavalry Raid. HistoryNet.com website. (Submitted on August 6, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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