Elizabeth Cotten

Elizabeth Cotten (HM1BR7)

Location: Carrboro, NC 27510 Orange County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 54.64', W 79° 4.196'

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"Libba" Cotten composed, recorded "Freight Train" (1958). Key figure, 1960s folk revival. Born and raised on Lloyd Street.
HM NumberHM1BR7
Marker NumberG 129
Year Placed2013
Placed ByNorth Carolina Department of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 3:47am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 674158 N 3975761
Decimal Degrees35.91066667, -79.06993333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 54.64', W 79° 4.196'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 54' 38.40" N, 79° 4' 11.76" W
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Area Code(s)919
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 201 E Main St, Carrboro NC 27510, US
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