Eden in Rockingham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
“Land of Eden”
line of estate of
Wm. Byrd, Virginia
planter, author, and
surveyor of Va. – N.C.
boundary line, 1728.
Erected 1948 by Archives, Conservation, and Highway Departments. (Marker Number J 25.)
Location. 36° 29.508′ N, 79° 45.757′ W. Marker is in Eden, North Carolina, in Rockingham County. Marker is at the intersection of Boone Road (State Highway Old 770) and N Bridge Street, on the left when traveling north on Boone Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eden NC 27289, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “River boat Men: Dan River, 1792 – 1892” (approx. 0.2 miles away); Annie Eliza Johns (approx. ¼ mile away); Leaksville Landing (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dan River (approx. 0.4 miles away); Luther H. Hodges (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named “Land of Eden” (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Land of Eden (approx. 0.6 miles away); Leaksville Cotton Mill (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eden.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
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 282 times since then and 16 times this year. Last updated on February 5, 2013. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.