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Gatesville in Gates County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

William P. Roberts

 
 
William P. Roberts Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 27, 2012
1. William P. Roberts Marker
Inscription. A Confederate brigadier general at age 23, state auditor, a member of Convention of 1875. His grave is 700 yds. west.
 
Erected 1973 by Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number A 32.)
 
Location. 36° 24.205′ N, 76° 45.122′ W. Marker is in Gatesville, North Carolina, in Gates County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (State Highway 37) and Court Street (State Highway 137), on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gatesville NC 27938, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gates County Confederate Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gates County Courthouse (about 400 feet away); Reid's Grove School (approx. 1.1 miles away); Burning of Winton (approx. 10.1 miles away); Hertford County WWI Memorial (approx. 10.1 miles away); a different marker also named Burning of Winton (approx. 10.1 miles away); Hertford County UDC Monument (approx. 10.1 miles away); The Cannonís Ferry Community (approx. 10.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gatesville.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Main St & Court St image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 27, 2012
2. Main St & Court St
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 29, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 259 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 29, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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