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Burlington in Alamance County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Cedarock Historical Farm

 
 
Cedarock Historical Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, August 12, 2010
1. Cedarock Historical Farm Marker
Inscription. Welcome to Cedarock Historical Farm. The farm was settled in 1830 by John and Polly Garrett. The farm was 115 acres in size (85 improved and 30 unimproved acres). Please enjoy your visit and come back to see us.
 
Erected by Alamance County Recreation and Parks.
 
Location. 35° 59.337′ N, 79° 26.798′ W. Marker is in Burlington, North Carolina, in Alamance County. Marker can be reached from R. Dean Coleman Road. Touch for map. The historic farm is located at Cedarock Park. From interstate 40/85, take exit 145. Travel 6 miles on NC Highway 49 South. Turn left onto Friendship Patterson Mill Road & then left onto R. Dean Coleman Road. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4242 R. Dean Coleman Road, Burlington NC 27215, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John and Polly Garrett House (a few steps from this marker); Original Garrett House (a few steps from this marker); The Animals of a Turn of the Century Farm (within shouting distance of this marker); Post Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Carriage Shed (within shouting
Cedarock Historical Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, August 12, 2010
2. Cedarock Historical Farm Marker
distance of this marker); The Corn Crib (within shouting distance of this marker); Friendship Academy and High School (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mt. Hermon Meeting House (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burlington.
 
Also see . . .  Cedarock Historical Farm. (Submitted on August 22, 2010, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A..)
 
Categories. Agriculture
 
The Original Garrett House image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, August 12, 2010
3. The Original Garrett House
and the carriage shed and blacksmith building.
The Barn and the Corncrib image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, August 12, 2010
4. The Barn and the Corncrib
The Post Office and Well image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, August 12, 2010
5. The Post Office and Well
Cedarock Historical Farm image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, August 12, 2010
6. Cedarock Historical Farm
19th Century farm established by John and Polly Garrett
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 22, 2010, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A.. This page has been viewed 785 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 22, 2010, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A.. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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