Murphy in Cherokee County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1939 by State Historical Commission / Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number Q-10.)
Location. 35° 5.253′ N, 84° 2.051′ W. Marker is in Murphy, North Carolina, in Cherokee County. Marker is at the intersection of Peachtree Street and Hiwassee Street (Business U.S. 19), on the right when traveling south on Peachtree Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Murphy NC 28906, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Unicoi Turnpike Trail (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nuya Saligugi (about 500 feet away); Trail of Tears (approx. 0.2 miles away); Murphy North Carolina Rail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Butler (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Fort Butler (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Trail of Tears (approx. 5.3 miles away); North Carolina / Georgia (was approx. 7.3 miles away but has been reported missing. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Murphy.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 21, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 17, 2013, by Harry Gatzke of Huntsville, Alabama. This page has been viewed 424 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 17, 2013, by Harry Gatzke of Huntsville, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.