Battle of Alamance Monument
Description: A small obelisk situated on top of four rectangular bases, the topmost of which is inscribed, sits in the middle of the Alamance battlefield.
Side 1: HERE / WAS FOUGHT THE / BATTLE OF / ALAMANCE / MAY 16TH, 1771 / BETWEEN THE / BRITISH AND THE / REGULATORS
Side 2: LIBERTY
Side 3: FIRST BATTLE OF THE REVOLUTION
Side 4: 1880
Dedication date: 1880
Subject notes: The battle between two small forces was fought on May 16th, 1771.
Landscape: The monument rests on the site of the actual battle. The Hunter monument is within sight.
Subjects: Colonial Wars,Revolutionary War
11 July 2014 | Commemorative Landscapes of North Carolina