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Mt. Gilead in Haywood County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

McAulay Bros. Store

 
 
McAulay Bros. Store Marker image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, September 3, 2010
1. McAulay Bros. Store Marker
Inscription. In 1898 George Thomas McAulay Sr. and his brother William Aulay McAulay began a general mercantile business that would last until their deaths in 1943
Their original wooden store building was replaced by this brick building structure in 1909.
 
Location. 35° 12.884′ N, 80° 0.111′ W. Marker is in Mt. Gilead, North Carolina, in Haywood County. Marker is on South Main Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. The building is located at the intersection of South Main Street and East Allenton Street (State Route 731). Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 South Main Street, Mount Gilead NC 27306, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Haywood Motor Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Ingram McAulay Hardware & Furniture (within shouting distance of this marker); Ross & Ingram Grocery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Williams Barber Shop (about 400 feet away); O.C. Bruton Store (about 400 feet away); A.S. McRae Building (about 400 feet away); Town Creek Indian Mound (approx. 4.6 miles away); Burial Huts at Town Creek (approx. 4.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
McAulay Bros. Store image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, September 3, 2010
2. McAulay Bros. Store
The marker is on the left hand side of the store front, to the left of the sign that reads "Home Decor."
Another view of McAulay Bros. Store image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, September 3, 2010
3. Another view of McAulay Bros. Store
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 23, 2010, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 433 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 23, 2010, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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