Francis Asbury Trail

Francis Asbury Trail (HM1PDA)

Location: Newport, NC 37821 Haywood County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 45.736', W 83° 6.277'

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Francis Asbury, first elected Bishop of Methodism in the U.S.; rode on horseback over 275,000 miles over pioneer trails averaging one sermon a day. Form New England to Charleston, S.C. More than 60 times he crossed the Appalachians. Once following the Cataloochee Trail. That trail begins here northward to the Cove Creek Baptist Church.

Mr. Sterling Gap 6.5 mi.
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Date Added Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 at 1:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 309734 N 3959623
Decimal Degrees35.76226667, -83.10461667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 45.736', W 83° 6.277'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 45' 44.16" N, 83° 6' 16.62" W
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Area Code(s)423, 865
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 44 Mt Sterling Rd, Newport NC 37821, US
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