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Morganton in Burke County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Quaker Meadows

 
 
Quaker Meadows Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, November 13, 2016
1. Quaker Meadows Marker
Inscription. Rendezvous for "Over-Mountain Men" prior to Battle of Kings Mountain, 1780. Home of Joseph & Charles McDowell, military & political leaders.
 
Erected 1999 by NC Division or Archives and History. (Marker Number N-3.)
 
Location. 35° 45.282′ N, 81° 43.136′ W. Marker is in Morganton, North Carolina, in Burke County. Marker is at the intersection of North Green Street (State Highway 181) and St Marys Church Road on North Green Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Morganton NC 28655, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Andre Michaux (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort San Juan (approx. 0.2 miles away); Waightstill Avery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burke Courthouse (approx. 1.9 miles away); Morganton (approx. 1.9 miles away); Our Confederate Soldiers (approx. 1.9 miles away); Tod R. Caldwell (approx. 1.9 miles away); Sam J. Ervin, Jr. (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morganton.
 
Also see . . .  NC Markers page. (Submitted on November 13, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Quaker Meadows Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, November 13, 2016
2. Quaker Meadows Marker
Quaker Meadows Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, November 13, 2016
3. Quaker Meadows Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 278 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 13, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
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