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Belmont in Gaston County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

William Chronicle

 
 
William Chronicle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 13, 2015
1. William Chronicle Marker
Inscription. Major in Revolution, leader of Lincoln County forces at the battle of Kings Mountain, 1780, where he was killed. His home stood nearby.
 
Erected 1953 by the Archives, Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number O 42.)
 
Location. 35° 14.623′ N, 81° 2.184′ W. Marker is in Belmont, North Carolina, in Gaston County. Marker is at the intersection of Catawba Street (State Highway 7) and Glenway Street, on the right when traveling east on Catawba Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 40 Catawba Street, Belmont NC 28012, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Belmont World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Goshen Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Belmont Abbey College (approx. 0.7 miles away); Flood of 1916 (approx. 1.3 miles away); Stuart W. Cramer (approx. 1.7 miles away); Charlotte Speedway (approx. 5.4 miles away); Boeing/Vertol CH-46A/E Sea Knight (approx. 6.2 miles away); PFC Raymond “Mike” Clausen Memorial (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belmont.
 
Also see . . .
1. DAR Profile of William Chronicle. (Submitted on May 14, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
View from marker looking west on Catawba Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 13, 2015
2. View from marker looking west on Catawba Street.

2. NCPedia article. (Submitted on May 14, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
View from marker looking east on Catawba Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 13, 2015
3. View from marker looking east on Catawba Street.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 14, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 262 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 14, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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