Chile Subway Map To Charlotte
WALKING AND HIKING TRAILS
CROWDERS MOUNTAIN STATE PARK
522 Park Office Ln., Kings Mountain, 704/853-5375, www.crowdersmountain. com
HOURS: Nov.-Feb. daily 8 A.M.-6 P.M., Mar.-Apr. and Sept.-Oct. daily 8 A.M.-8 P.M., May–Aug. daily 8 A.M.-9 P.M.
The summit of the Pinnacle Trail is the highest point in Gaston County. The views from 1,705 feet are worth the strenuous 1.7-mile trek to the top. On a clear day, it’s possible to see downtown Charlotte from the peak. There are 15 miles of trails throughout the park, including the Backside Trail, which requires climbing 334 steps to the top of Crowders Mountain. Construction of a new six-mile trail that will stretch to the South Carolina state line is in progress.
1738 In Boston, the physician William Douglass publishes An Essay concerning Silver and Paper Currencies, more especially with regard to the British Colonies in New England, advocating hard money. 1739 The German immigrant Caspar Wistar builds a successful colonial glass factory, using German workers, in Alloway, New Jersey. Eliza Lucas begins to experiment with indigo cultivation at her father’s plantation in South Carolina. Chile Subway Map In the Stono slave rebellion in South Carolina, about twenty whites are killed before the rebellion is suppressed. In December, a scheme for a Land Bank to issue notes backed by real estate is put forth in the Massachusetts General Court. Two French traders, Pierre and Paul Mallet, arrive in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The Spanish colony, exploited by a cartel of Chihuahua merchants who control trade between New Mexico and Mexico, attempts to establish a connection with the French North Country trading network. The Spanish Crown will suppress this trade by 1753.