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Laurel Hill in Scotland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Ida Yarn Mill

 
 
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By Roger C Pate, August 7, 2015
1. Ida Yarn Mill Marker
Inscription. Second oldest textile manufacturing plant in Scotland County. Built by Mark Morgan in 1882. Powered by water wheels. Named in memory of Ida Malloy Morgan (1874-1876), deceased infant daughter of Mark and Margaret Cameron Morgan. Operated here until 1939.
 
Location. 34° 47.988′ N, 79° 31.826′ W. Marker is in Laurel Hill, North Carolina, in Scotland County. Marker is on Andrew Jackson Highway (U.S. 74) 0.2 miles west of Armstrong Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10861 Andrew Jackson Hwy, Laurel Hill NC 28351, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sherman's March (approx. 1.2 miles away); Original Springfield Cotton Mill (approx. 1.2 miles away); Murdoch Morrison (approx. 1.4 miles away); Murdoch Morrison Gun Factory (approx. 1.4 miles away); Original Richmond Cotton Mill (approx. 1.4 miles away); James Lytch (approx. 3.6 miles away); Terry Sanford 1917-1998 (approx. 4.1 miles away); Edwin Gill (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laurel Hill.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Ida Yarn Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, August 6, 2012
2. Ida Yarn Mill Marker
Ida Yarn Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, August 6, 2012
3. Ida Yarn Mill Marker
Ida Yarn Mill image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, August 6, 2012
4. Ida Yarn Mill
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 8, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 5, 2016, by Roger C Pate of Laurinburg, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 198 times since then and 84 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 5, 2016, by Roger C Pate of Laurinburg, North Carolina.   2, 3, 4. submitted on September 7, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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