Near McFarlan in Anson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
North Carolina / South Carolina
Colonized, 1585-87, by first English settlers in America; permanently settled c. 1650; first to vote readiness for independence, Apr. 12, 1776
Formed in 1712 from part of Carolina, which was chartered in 1663, it was first settled by the English in 1670. One of the 13 original states.
Erected 1941 by State Historical Commission. (Marker Number K-22.)
Location. 34° 48.473′ N, 79° 58.148′ W. Marker is near McFarlan, North Carolina, in Anson County. Marker is on U.S. 52 0.2 miles south of Old Sneedsboro Road (North Carolina Highway 1829), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Farlan NC 28102, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John J. McRae (approx. 3.2 miles away); Sneedsborough (approx. 3.2 miles away); Pegues Place / Revolutionary Cartel (approx. 4.6 miles away in South Carolina); Chesterfield Post Office (approx. 8.3 miles away in South Carolina); John Craig House (approx. 8.3 miles Chesterfield Courthouse (approx. 8.3 miles away in South Carolina); First Secession Meeting (approx. 8.3 miles away in South Carolina); W. D. Craig House (approx. 8.4 miles away in South Carolina).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 10, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 513 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 10, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.