Eden in Rockingham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
on Dan River. Improved
by Roanoke Navigation
Company, 1820s. Ruins
visible at low water.
200 yards west.
Erected 1990 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number J 91.)
Location. 36° 29.173′ N, 79° 45.835′ W. Marker is in Eden, North Carolina, in Rockingham County. Marker is on S Hamilton Street (State Highway Old 87), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located on the north side of the Dan River. Marker is in this post office area: Eden NC 27289, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dan River (within shouting distance of this marker); “River boat Men: Dan River, 1792 – 1892” (approx. ¼ mile away); “Land of Eden” (approx. 0.4 miles away); Annie Eliza Johns (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named “Land of Eden” (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Land of Eden (approx. 0.8 miles away); Luther H. Hodges (approx. 0.8 miles away); Leaksville Cotton Mill (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eden.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 272 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.