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Hillsborough Regulators Walking Tour #2
September 10, 2016 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
“…the melancholy account of a violent insurrection, or rather rebellion having broke out in Orange County…”
– Virginia Gazette, Oct. 25 1770
Hillsborough played a critical role in the Regulator crisis of 1770-71, as the setting for both the movement’s escalation and its final demise. Join Alamance Battleground Site Manager Jeremiah DeGennaro for a walking tour through Historic Hillsborough, to various sites related to the Hillsborough Riot of 1770 and the Regulator Hangings of 1771. $5 donation requested. All proceeds will go to Alamance Battleground State Historic Site.
**Call Hillsborough Visitors Center to RSVP** (919)732-7741
Meet at the Hillsborough Visitor Center, 150 E. King Street.
This program is part of the Alliance for Historic Hillsborough’s Piedmont Living History Day. https://www.facebook.com/events/1880330148861062/
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