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Commemorative Landscapes of North Carolina
Commemorative Landscapes of North Carolina
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"Commemorative Landscapes of North Carolina" is an ongoing project. We began by surveying the commemorative sites in twenty five Piedmont counties, in an arc from Rowan to Cumberland counties. Since then we have continued to survey monuments in eastern and central North Carolina. In the future we will incorporate the commemorative landscapes in the remaining counties into the digital archive. Please return to the site often and watch it as it grows. Let us know if there are commemorative sites that we have missed or that you would like us to add.

The counties currently included for this project are highlighted in blue on the map below. To see a listing of each county's monuments, click the county on the map.

NC County Map Alamance County Anson County Beaufort County Bertie County Brunswick County Buncombe County Cabarrus County Carteret County Caswell County Catawba County Chatham County Chowan County Cleveland County Craven County Cumberland County Currituck County Dare County Dare County Davidson County Durham County Edgecombe County Forsyth County Franklin County Gaston County Granville County Guilford County Harnett County Haywood County Hoke County Hyde County Hyde County Iredell County Johnston County Lenoir County Lincoln County Mecklenburg County Moore County Nash County New Hanover County New Hanover County Onslow County Orange County Pender County Perquimans County Perquimans County Person County Pitt County Polk County Randolph County Robeson County Rockingham County Rowan County Rutherford County Scotland County Surry County Vance County Wake County Warren County Wayne County Wilson County Yancey County