Near Laurel Springs in Alleghany County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Robert Lee Doughton
Marker series. This marker is included in the Blue Ridge Parkway marker series.
Location. 36° 25.813′ N, 81° 10.517′ W. Marker is near Laurel Springs, North Carolina, in Alleghany County. Marker is on Blue Ridge Parkway (at milepost 241). Touch for map. Marker is located at the parking lot for Wildcat Overlook just past the Doughton Park Picnic area and Bluffs Lodge. Marker is at or near this postal address: 45338 Blue Ridge Parkway, Laurel Springs NC 28644, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Robert L. Doughton (approx. 5.1 miles away); Rufus A. Doughton (approx. 6 miles away); Ore Knob Mine (approx. 8.8 miles away); Independence (approx. 13.4 miles away in Virginia); a different marker also named Independence (approx. 13½ miles away in Virginia).
Categories. • 20th Century • Government • Notable Persons • Roads & Vehicles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2009, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 1,421 times since then and 91 times this year. Last updated on December 23, 2015, by Benny Hayslett of Shelby, North Carolina. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 10, 2009, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.