Battle of the Waxhaws

Battle of the Waxhaws (HM1W9W)

Location: Waxhaw, NC 28173 Union County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 51.5852', W 80° 45.7387'

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To honor the brave patriots who participated in the "Battle of the Waxhaws" fought on the plantation of Captain James Waughup (Walkup)
September 20, 1780
Erected by Mecklenburg Chapter
Charlotte North Carolina
1941
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HM NumberHM1W9W
Additional InformationThis marker was vandalized and destroyed. It no longer exists. http://history.union.lib.nc.us/bibliographies/BattleOfTheWaxhaws-Sept2008PaperForDAR.pdf
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
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Historical PeriodRevolutionary
Historical PlaceBattlefield
Marker TypeMemorial
Marker ClassBoth
Marker StyleCarved Stone
Year Placed1941
Placed ByMecklenburg Chapter DAR
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 at 12:06pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 521726 N 3857516
Decimal Degrees34.85975300, -80.76231100
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 51.5852', W 80° 45.7387'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 51' 35.1108" N, 80° 45' 44.3196" W
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Area Code(s)704
Can be seen from road?No
Is marker in the median?No
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7310 Walkup Rd, Waxhaw NC 28173, US
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