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Canton in Haywood County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Garden Creek

 
 
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By Don Morfe, April 27, 2014
1. Garden Creek Marker
Inscription. Cherokee villages and mounds 1/3 mile west a key site for archaeologists. Occupied from 8000 B.C. to 1600s A.D.
 
Erected 2002 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number P 83.)
 
Location. 35° 30.615′ N, 82° 51.032′ W. Marker is in Canton, North Carolina, in Haywood County. Marker is at the intersection of Pisgah Drive (State Highway 110) and Gazebo Court, on the right when traveling west on Pisgah Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Canton NC 28716, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Locust Field Cemetery (approx. 1.6 miles away); Haywood County World War II Monument (approx. 1.7 miles away); Morning Star Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Rutherford Trace (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Armed Forces from Clyde Town-ship (approx. 3.8 miles away); The Shook House (approx. 4.1 miles away); a different marker also named Rutherford Trace (approx. 5.7 miles away); Honorable Chief Junaluska (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canton.
 
Categories. AnthropologyNative Americans
 
Garden Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 27, 2014
2. Garden Creek Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 20, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 330 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 20, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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