Rocky Mount in Nash County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Stage coach station for the
overland trail lies on
the opposite bank of the river.
Here Lafayette was entertained
while on his Southern Tour
[DAR Emblem] Erected by
Micaiah Petway Chapter D.A.R.
November 1, 1933
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 35° 57.702′ N, 77° 48.294′ W. Marker is in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, in Nash County. Marker is on Falls Road (State Highway 43/48), on the left when traveling south. Located at the Tar River bridge. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rocky Mount NC 27804, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lafayette (within shouting distance of this marker); "The Bethel Heroes" (within shouting distance of this marker); Falls Road Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); First Post Office of Rocky Mount (about 500 feet away, measured Rocky Mount Mills (approx. 0.2 miles away); Falls of the Tar Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Rocky Mount Mills School (approx. 0.3 miles away); P.T. Barnum (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rocky Mount.
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More. Search the internet for Donaldson's Tavern.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 6, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 450 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 6, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.