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Near Belville in Brunswick County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Robert Howe

 
 
Robert Howe Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, January 15, 2008
1. Robert Howe Marker
Inscription. Major General in the Revolution, commander of the American Army in the South., 1776–78. His home stood 17 miles S.
 
Erected 1940 by Department of Conservation and Historic Resources. (Marker Number D-24.)
 
Location. 34° 13.75′ N, 77° 59.4′ W. Marker is near Belville, North Carolina, in Brunswick County. Marker is on River Road SE (State Highway 133) south of U.S. 17, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leland NC 28451, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stamp Act (within shouting distance of this marker); Alfred Moore (within shouting distance of this marker); Orton (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Anderson (about 500 feet away); USS North Carolina (approx. 2 miles away); U.S.S. North Carolina Battleship Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Beery's Shipyard (approx. 2.3 miles away); William Tryon (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belville.
 
Also see . . .  Robert Howe (1732–1786). (Submitted on March 16, 2008.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Robert Howe Marker, First of Seven Markers in a Row image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, January 15, 2008
2. Robert Howe Marker, First of Seven Markers in a Row
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 16, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,753 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
 
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