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Grover in Cleveland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Patrick Ferguson

 
 
Patrick Ferguson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Hogan, November 26, 2011
1. Patrick Ferguson Marker
Inscription. Tory force led by Col. Ferguson camped nearby Oct. 4-5, 1780. Two days later Ferguson died in major British defeat at Kings Mountain, 5 mi. SE.
 
Erected 1984 by Division of archives and history. (Marker Number O-13.)
 
Location. 35° 10.111′ N, 81° 27.002′ W. Marker is in Grover, North Carolina, in Cleveland County. Marker is on M H Camp Highway (U.S. 29) north of Interstate 81, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Grover NC 28073, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cornwallis (within shouting distance of this marker); North Carolina/South Carolina (within shouting distance of this marker); Kings Mountain Battleground (approx. 2.1 miles away); Frederick Hambright (approx. 3.2 miles away in South Carolina); Graham's Fort (approx. 3.4 miles away); October 6, 1780 (approx. 3.4 miles away in South Carolina); Route of March (approx. 3.7 miles away in South Carolina); "Huzzah for Liberty!" (approx. 3.9 miles away in South Carolina). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grover.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Patrick Ferguson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Hogan, November 26, 2011
2. Patrick Ferguson Marker
Ferguson Marker with other markers nearby.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2011, by Don Hogan of Milton, Georgia. This page has been viewed 694 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 29, 2011, by Don Hogan of Milton, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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