Averasboro Battlefield Historic District

Roughly bounded by Cape Fear R., NC 1780, the Black R., NC 1801, Erwin, North Carolina


Street Views 


Located in both Cumberland and Harnett Counties, but is centered in Harnett County.

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 10, 2001
Reference number
Architectural styles
Georgian; Federal; et.al.
Areas of significance
Military; Social History; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal
Levels of significance
National; State; Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; D - Information Potential
Property type
Historic functions
Battle site; Natural feature; Agricultural fields; Single dwelling; Water-related; Forest; Road-related
Current functions
Natural feature; Agricultural fields; Single dwelling; Road-related; Forest; Agricultural outbuildings; Rail-related
Period of significance
Significant years
1865; 1872
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 4
Contributing structures: 3
Contributing sites: 3
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 200
Non-contributing structures: 34
Non-contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing objects: 1

Update Log 

  • March 23, 2015: Updated by Michael Miller: Added "Description" & "Street View"

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