Guilford Courthouse National Military ParkAccording to the Guilford Battle Ground Company, the British Guards emerged from the woods, crossed this open field, and clashed on the right with the American third line. In the 1880s this version of the battle seemed to agree with the historical research of Company founder David Schenck. Convinced that the third line action occurred here within the original boundaries of the park, he placed the American Cavalry obelisk on this hill.
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|Placed By||Guilford Courthouse National Military Park, National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 2:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 604399 N 3999321|
|Decimal Degrees||36.13298333, -79.83971667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 7.979', W 79° 50.383'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 7' 58.74" N, 79° 50' 22.98" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||910, 336|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2332 New Garden Rd, Greensboro NC 27410, US|
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