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Edenton in Chowan County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Our Confederate Dead

1861—1865

 
 
Our Confederate Dead Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, December 20, 2014
1. Our Confederate Dead Monument
Inscription.
Gashed with honorable scars
low in glory's lap they lie,
though they fell, they fell like stars,
streaming splendour through the sky.

 
Location. 36° 3.403′ N, 76° 36.574′ W. Marker is in Edenton, North Carolina, in Chowan County. Marker is on South Broad Street south of Water Street, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Edenton NC 27932, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Escape Via Maritime Underground Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Edenton Bell Battery C.S.A. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edenton (about 300 feet away); Bought in France for N.C. (about 400 feet away); Roanoke River Lighthouse (about 500 feet away); Francis Corbin (approx. 0.2 miles away); Edenton Tea Party (approx. 0.2 miles away); James Iredell, Jr (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Edenton.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Our Confederate Dead Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, December 20, 2014
2. Our Confederate Dead Monument
S Broad St (facing south) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, December 20, 2014
3. S Broad St (facing south)
S Broad St (facing north) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, December 20, 2014
4. S Broad St (facing north)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 20, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 229 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 20, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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