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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Blowing Rock, North Carolina

 
Clickable Map of Watauga County, North Carolina and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Watauga County, NC (25) Ashe County, NC (5) Avery County, NC (11) Caldwell County, NC (8) Wilkes County, NC (36) Johnson County, TN (8)  WataugaCounty(25) Watauga County (25)  AsheCounty(5) Ashe County (5)  AveryCounty(11) Avery County (11)  CaldwellCounty(8) Caldwell County (8)  WilkesCounty(36) Wilkes County (36)  JohnsonCountyTennessee(8) Johnson County (8)
Boone is the county seat for Watauga County
Blowing Rock is in Watauga County
      Watauga County (25)  
ADJACENT TO WATAUGA COUNTY
      Ashe County (5)  
      Avery County (11)  
      Caldwell County (8)  
      Wilkes County (36)  
      Johnson County, Tennessee (8)  
 
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1North Carolina (Watauga County), Blowing Rock — A Prosperous Mountain Family
Moses H. Cone Memorial Park preserves the country estate of Moses Cone, a prosperous textile entrepreneur, conservationist, and philanthropist of the Gilded Age. Its centerpiece is Flat Top Manor, a gleaming white 23-room mansion of almost 14,000 . . . Map (db m123231) HM
2North Carolina (Watauga County), Blowing Rock — Carriage RoadsMoses H. Cone Memorial Park Carriage Roads and Trails
Flat Top Manor, once the home of textile magnate Moses H. Cone and his family, presides over the former Cone Estate—3,600 acres of forests, meadows and rolling farmlands. Moses Cone, whose hobbies included road-building and cultivating . . . Map (db m20349) HM
3North Carolina (Watauga County), Blowing Rock — Carriage RoadsMoses H. Cone Memorial Park Carriage Roads and Trails
Flat Top Manor, once the home of textile magnate Moses H. Cone and his family, presides over the former Cone Estate—3,600 acres of forests, meadows and rolling farmlands. Moses Cone, whose hobbies included road-building and cultivating . . . Map (db m98708) HM
4North Carolina (Watauga County), Blowing Rock — Daniel Boone Trail Marker#26
Donated to the Town of Blowing Rock in loving memory of two brothers and Blowing Rock's sons, Paul and Glenn Coffey by the Coffey Family This monument was erected two blocks north of this site on September 1, 1927. Mr. Thomas H. Coffey . . . Map (db m43883) HM
5North Carolina (Watauga County), Blowing Rock — N-25 — Elliott Daingerfield1859-1932
Artist, teacher, author. His paintings hang in the National Gallery, Metropolitan Museum, and other galleries. His home is here.Map (db m43354) HM
6North Carolina (Watauga County), Blowing Rock — N-42 — Emily Prudden1881 - 1976
Missionary. Founded 15 western N.C. schools including Pfeiffer College forerunner. Her Skyland Institute stood here.Map (db m156854) HM
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7North Carolina (Watauga County), Blowing Rock — In Memory Of Those Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice
In Memory Of Those Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice World War I Linny Coffey Milton Greene Harley Hampton Lloyd Hampton Daniel Teague Albert Walser World War II Frank Baldwin Ralph M. Brown John H. Calloway . . . Map (db m136319) WM
8North Carolina (Watauga County), Blowing Rock — Julian Price Memorial Park
The Julian Price Memorial Park, comprising 4,200 acres, is named in honor of its former owner, the late Julian Price, for many years president of the Jefferson Standard Life Insurance Company of Greensboro, N.C. The company and Mr. Price’s son and . . . Map (db m134210) HM
9North Carolina (Watauga County), Blowing Rock — Old Lake Bed
The flat meadowland and bog here are believed to be the site of an ancient lake. Silt deposited from feeder streams filled the lake bed, resulting in rich soil that supports a wide variety of plants. Nearby rock outcrops provide shelter from the . . . Map (db m163900) HM
10North Carolina (Watauga County), Blowing Rock — N-10 — Stoneman's Raid
On a Raid through Western North Carolina Gen. Stoneman's U.S. Cavalry passed through Blowing Rock March 28, 1865.Map (db m20378) HM
11North Carolina (Watauga County), Blowing Rock — N-10 — Stoneman's Raid
On a raid across western N.C. Gen. A.C. Gillem led part of Stoneman's U.S. cavalry through this vicinity, March 28, 1865.Map (db m95303) HM
12North Carolina (Watauga County), Blowing Rock — The Blowing Rock
This 250 million year old cliff formation is North Carolina's oldest travel attraction. Located at 4,000 feet above sea level, The Blowing Rock is the town's namesake. The phenomenon is so called because the rocky walls of the gorge form a . . . Map (db m43674) HM
13North Carolina (Watauga County), Blowing Rock — Watauga Hotel Cottageca. 1888
Originally constructed as one of several cottages located on the Watauga Hotel property, the building contained two small rental units. This structure is the last remaining example of the group of cottages. Acquired in 1939 by the town, the hotel . . . Map (db m104693) HM
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Oct. 3, 2022