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Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Battle of New Garden

 
 
Battle of New Garden Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
1. Battle of New Garden Marker
Inscription.
Early on Mar. 15, 1781,
the British and American
forces skirmished near
the New Garden Meeting
House prior to the Battle
of Guilford Courthouse.

 
Erected 2011 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number J 40.)
 
Location. 36° 5.551′ N, 79° 53.394′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is at the intersection of New Garden Road and Quadrangle Road, on the right when traveling north on New Garden Road. Touch for map. Marker is located on the Guilford College campus. Marker is in this post office area: Greensboro NC 27410, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Randall Jarrell (within shouting distance of this marker); 1757 New Garden Land Purchase (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); New Garden Friends Meeting (approx. 0.2 miles away); Guilford College (approx. 0.2 miles away); Joseph Gurney Cannon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Underground Railroad (approx. mile away); Levi Coffin (approx. mile away); Dolly Madison (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greensboro.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Battle of New Garden Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
2. Battle of New Garden Marker
Marker in Greensboro image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
3. Marker in Greensboro
Marker on the Guilford College Campus image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
4. Marker on the Guilford College Campus
Battle of New Garden image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 14, 2015
5. Battle of New Garden
American and British troops clash at a reenactment of the Battle of New Garden.
 
 
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 379 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   5. submitted on March 17, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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