Near Wilkesboro in Wilkes County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
North Wilkesboro Speedway
Erected 2007 by NC Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number M-56.)
Location. 36° 9.092′ N, 81° 1.103′ W. Marker is near Wilkesboro, North Carolina, in Wilkes County. Marker is on Speeway Road (Old US 421) 0.1 miles north of U.S. 421, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. off of US 421 Exit 277. Marker is in this post office area: Wilkesboro NC 28697, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Richard Allen, Sr. (approx. 3.9 miles away); Benjamin Cleveland (approx. 6.2 miles away); Wilkesboro Presbyterian Church (approx. 7.3 miles away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 7.4 miles away); Colonel Ben Cleveland (approx. 7½ miles away); James B. Gordon (approx. 7.8 miles away); James Larkin Pearson (approx. 8.9 miles away); James Wellborn (approx. 9½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkesboro.
Also see . . . NC Markers page. (Submitted on May 19, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 19, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 721 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 19, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. 7. submitted on July 19, 2014, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.