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Robbins in Moore County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Mechanic's Hill

 
 
Mechanic's Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, September 4, 2015
1. Mechanic's Hill Marker
Inscription. Site of extensive gunsmithing operations in 18th and 19th centuries. The Kennedy family led in producing long rifles.
 
Erected 1958 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number K 4.)
 
Location. 35° 26.008′ N, 79° 35.232′ W. Marker is in Robbins, North Carolina, in Moore County. Marker is on South Middleton Street (State Highway 705) south of Horner Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 150 S Middleton St, Robbins NC 27325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Bethune (approx. 2.9 miles away); John MacRae (approx. 5.6 miles away); Jacques and Juliana Busbee (approx. 6.4 miles away); Pottery Industry (approx. 7 miles away); James Rogers McConnell (approx. 10.6 miles away); James McConnell (approx. 10.6 miles away); Biography of Robert Hoyle Upchurch (approx. 10.6 miles away); East Meets West (approx. 10.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Mechanic's Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, September 4, 2015
2. Mechanic's Hill Marker
Taken looking south on S. Middleton Street.
Mechanic's Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, September 4, 2015
3. Mechanic's Hill Marker
Taken looking north on S. Middleton Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 14, 2015, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 184 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 14, 2015, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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