Blowing Rock in Watauga County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Blowing Rock
In recognition of this property's significance, this marker is placed by by the Blowing Rock Historical Museum
Erected by The Town of Blowing Rock.
Location. 36° 7.031′ N, 81° 39.775′ W. Marker is in Blowing Rock, North Carolina, in Watauga County. Marker can be reached from Cliff Lane, on the right. Touch for map. Located south of the town of Blowing Rock off of US 321, at the Visitor Center. Marker is in this post office area: Blowing Rock NC 28605, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Daniel Boone Trail Marker (approx. 1.4 miles away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 1.4 miles away); Carriage Roads (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named Stoneman's Raid (approx. 2.7 miles away); a Carriage Roads (approx. 2.8 miles away); Elliott Daingerfield (approx. 3.2 miles away); Appalachian State University (approx. 6.6 miles away); a different marker also named Stoneman's Raid (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blowing Rock.
Also see . . . Blowing Rock Tourism Development Authority - History of Blowing Rock. ...home to the Cherokee and the Catawba Indian tribes, hostile to each other, and the basis for the story of “The “Blowing Rock”. Two star-crossed lovers, one from each tribe.... (Submitted on June 23, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 462 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on June 23, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.