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

Trading Path

 
 
Trading Path Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
1. Trading Path Marker
Inscription.
Colonial trading route,
dating from 17th cen-
tury from Petersburg,
Virginia, to the Catawba
and Waxhaw Indians in
Carolina, passed nearby.

 
Erected 2008 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number L 30.)
 
Location. 35° 40.73′ N, 80° 27.275′ W. Marker is in Salisbury, North Carolina, in Rowan County. Marker is at the intersection of N Main Street (U.S. 29) and W Midway Street, on the right when traveling north on N Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salisbury NC 28144, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Steele (approx. 0.4 miles away); Harry Cowan (approx. 0.9 miles away); Stoneman’s Raid (approx. 0.9 miles away); Rowan County World War I Memorial (approx. one mile away); Old English Cemetery (approx. 1.1 miles away); Elizabeth Maxwell Steele (approx. 1.1 miles away); Washington Southern Tour (approx. 1.1 miles away); Washington’s Tour of the Southern States (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salisbury.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative AmericansRoads & VehiclesSettlements & Settlers
 
Salisbury Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
2. Salisbury Marker
Marker on N Main Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 2, 2010
3. Marker on N Main Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 462 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 14, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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