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Danbury in Stokes County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Stonemanís Raid

 
 
Stonemanís Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2010
1. Stonemanís Raid Marker
Inscription.
On a raid through west-
ern North Carolina Gen.
Stonemanís U.S. cavalry
passed through Danbury,
April 9, 1865.

 
Erected 1940 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number J 18.)
 
Location. 36° 24.565′ N, 80° 12.351′ W. Marker is in Danbury, North Carolina, in Stokes County. Marker is on Main Street (State Highway 89), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Courthouse Circle, Danbury NC 27016, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stokes County World War I Monument (a few steps from this marker); Stokes County Troops C.S.A (a few steps from this marker); Moody Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Stack-Bickett Law Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Gabriel Moore (within shouting distance of this marker); Moratock Furnace (approx. ľ mile away); Moratock Iron Furnace (approx. half a mile away); Lewis David von Schweinitz (approx. 1.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Danbury.
 
Also see . . .
1. Stonemanís Raid, March 23 – April 26, 1865. (Submitted on August 6, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Danbury Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2010
2. Danbury Marker

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
 
Stonemanís Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2010
3. Stonemanís Raid Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 6, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 622 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 6, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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