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Bakersville in Mitchell County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Honoring Mitchell County's Confederate Dead

 
 
Honoring Mitchell County's Confederate Dead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, June 21, 2015
1. Honoring Mitchell County's Confederate Dead Marker
Inscription. (names)
 
Location. 36° 0.932′ N, 82° 9.491′ W. Marker is in Bakersville, North Carolina, in Mitchell County. Marker is at the intersection of North Mitchell Avenue (State Highway 1211) and Crimson Laurel Way (State Highway 226), on the left when traveling north on North Mitchell Avenue. Touch for map. Located on Mitchell County Courthouse grounds. Marker is in this post office area: Bakersville NC 28705, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Asa Gray (within shouting distance of this marker); Andre Michaux (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Penland School (approx. 5.4 miles away); Yellow Mountain Road (approx. 8.7 miles away); Overmountain Men (approx. 9.5 miles away); Honoring Yancey County’s Confederate Dead (approx. 10.4 miles away); Yancey County War Memorial (approx. 10.4 miles away); Otway Burns Monument (approx. 10.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bakersville.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 24, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 198 times since then and 39 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on June 24, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
 
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