Wilkesboro in Wilkes County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Colonel Ben Cleveland
1738 - 1806
1738 - 1806
Wilkes County Militia
Location. 36° 8.93′ N, 81° 9.13′ W. Marker is in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, in Wilkes County. Marker is on Bridge Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilkesboro NC 28697, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stoneman's Raid (within shouting distance of this marker); Wilkesboro Presbyterian Church (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); James B. Gordon (approx. ¾ mile away); James Larkin Pearson (approx. 1.5 miles away); James Wellborn (approx. 2 miles away); Montfort Stokes (approx. 2.5 miles away); Fort Hamby (approx. 6.9 miles away); a different marker also named "Fort Hamby" (approx. 6.9 miles away but has been reported missing). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkesboro.
Also see . . . Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 19, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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