Confederate Monument, Warrenton

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Court House and Confederate Monument, Warrenton NC

Confederate Monument
Warrenton
View complete article and references at Commemorative Landscapes of North Carolina at: http://docsouth.unc.edu/commland/monument/98

Description: This monument to the confederate soldiers is located on the Warren Court House Square. The monument is a stone obelisk with a plaque on the bottom dedicating it to Confederate soldiers. On top of the obelisk is an older bearded confederate soldier holding a gun.

Inscription:
Front: ERECTED TO THE CONFEDERATE SOLDIERS OF WARREN COUNTY, 1861-1865 /
NO BRAVER BLED / FOR BETTER LAND / NOR BETTER LAND / HAD CAUSE SO GRAND /
LORD GOD OF HOSTS / BE WITH US YET. / LEST WE FORGET! / LEST WE FORGET! / OUR HEROES


Dedication date: 10/27/1913

Materials & Techniques: Stone and bronze

Sponsor: This monument was constructed by the Warren Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy and Sons of Warren.

Landscape: This monument is located in front of the Warren County courthouse on the square.

City: Warrenton

County: Warren

Subjects: Civil War

Latitude: 
36.39844
Longitude: 
-78.15545
Subjects: 
Origin - location: 

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