Winston Monument

Winston Monument (HMNKU)

Location: Greensboro, NC 27455 Guilford County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 7.818', W 79° 50.379'

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Inscription
In memory
of the
North Carolina Troops
under
Major Joseph Winston
who were fighting the
Hessians
and Tarleton's Cavalry
near this spot
after the Continental Line
had retreated
from the field of battle
March the 15th, 1781.

[ Right Side of Monument: ]
Major Joseph Winston
Captain Jesse Franklin
Richard Talliaferro
—————
Palmam Qui Meruit Ferat

[ Left of Monument: ]
Erected by
Governor Thomas M. Holt
1893
Details
HM NumberHMNKU
Tags
Year Placed1893
Placed ByN.C. Governor Thomas M. Holt
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 6:20am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 604409 N 3999024
Decimal Degrees36.13030000, -79.83965000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 7.818', W 79° 50.379'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 7' 49.08" N, 79° 50' 22.74" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)336, 910
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3110 Forest Lawn Dr, Greensboro NC 27455, US
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