NE portion of Lincoln/Burke County
This page provides a pictorial view of the original land grants of Burke and Lincoln Counties. This land became Catawba County after the formation in 1842.
I am deeply indebted to Dr. J. C. Smith, Emeritus Assoc Professor, Civil Engineering Dept.,
N. C. State University for his generous donation of this research material to the public domain.
NE portion of Lincoln/Burke County Land Grants
From Burke County, NW of Gunpowder Creek, North of the Catawba River and south to the Settlemyre property, south of current Interstate-40, near the headwaters of Henry River, forms the western boundary of this map. The NE part of the map forms the eastern boundary of Catawba, near today's Oxforn section, south to the Conrad Poovy property, north of today's Mountain Creek township forms the eastern boundary.
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