“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Belmont, North Carolina

Clickable Map of Gaston County, North Carolina and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Gaston County, NC (42) Cleveland County, NC (29) Lincoln County, NC (37) Mecklenburg County, NC (143) York County, SC (145)  GastonCounty(42) Gaston County (42)  ClevelandCounty(29) Cleveland County (29)  LincolnCounty(37) Lincoln County (37)  MecklenburgCounty(143) Mecklenburg County (143)  YorkCountySouth Carolina(145) York County (145)
Gastonia is the county seat for Gaston County
Belmont is in Gaston County
      Gaston County (42)  
      Cleveland County (29)  
      Lincoln County (37)  
      Mecklenburg County (143)  
      York County, South Carolina (145)  
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1North Carolina (Gaston County), Belmont — O-57 — Belmont Abbey College
Roman Catholic. Liberal arts coeducational college. Founded, 1876, by Order of St. Benedict. One mile north.Map (db m108787) HM
2North Carolina (Gaston County), Belmont — Belmont World War II MemorialThe Spirit Of The Fighting Yank
Erected In Honor Of All Who Served In World War II And Dedicated To The Everlasting Memory Of Those Who Gave Their Lives.Map (db m84063) WM
3North Carolina (Gaston County), Belmont — O-83 — Flood of 1916
Devastated western N.C. and western Piedmont; destroyed homes, crops, mills, bridges. Ten lives lost, July 16, in washout of trestle 1 mile south.Map (db m108785) HM
4North Carolina (Gaston County), Belmont — O 20 — Goshen Presbyterian Church
Established 1764. Rev. Humphrey Hunter, the first minister, arrived in 1796. Moved to present site, 2 mi. NW, in 1956.Map (db m108786) HM
5North Carolina (Gaston County), Belmont — Piedmont & Northern RR Depot1915
Depot was designed by prominent architect C.C. Hook of Charlotte. The only NC electric interurban passenger and shipping rail line. Was backed by James B. Duke.Map (db m184590) HM
6North Carolina (Gaston County), Belmont — S.P. & E.P. Stowe House1922
Renaissance Revival style house designed by Hugh E. White for the successful mill organizer & community leader and his wife.Map (db m184615) HM
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7North Carolina (Gaston County), Belmont — O-42 — William Chronicle
Major in Revolution, leader of Lincoln County forces at the battle of Kings Mountain, 1780, where he was killed. His home stood nearby.Map (db m83249) HM
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Dec. 10, 2022