Abingdon in Washington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
King's Mountain Men
Erected 1935 by Virginia Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number K-47.)
Location. 36° 42.144′ N, 82° 0.126′ W. Marker is in Abingdon, Virginia, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street (U.S. 11) and Colonial Road SW, on the right when traveling north on West Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 914 West Main Street, Abingdon VA 24210, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Revolutionary War Muster Ground (approx. 0.4 miles away); Battle of Kings Mountain (approx. 0.4 miles away); Boyhood Home of Gen. Joseph E. Johnston (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Minutemen (approx. 1.5 miles away); Abingdon in the Civil War (approx. 1.5 miles away); POW*MIA Bronze "Yellow" Ribbon Monument (approx. 1.5 miles away); Split Rail Fence & The American Chestnut (approx. 1.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Abingdon.
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Also see . . . Internet Archive: King's Mountain and its heroes [microform]:. history of the the battle of King's Mountain, October 7th, 1780, and the events which led up to it (Submitted on August 1, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 1, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 444 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 1, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. 3. submitted on August 20, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.