North Carolina Highway 700


North Carolina Highway 700

NC 700 marker

NC 700
Route information
Maintained by NCDOT
Length: 18.8 mi[1] (30.3 km)
Existed: 1934 – present
Major junctions
West end: NC 14 / NC 87 / NC 770 in Eden
East end: US 29 in Pelham
Location
Counties: Rockingham, Caswell
Highway system

North Carolina Highway System

NC 694 NC 704

North Carolina Highway 700 is a primary state highway in the state of North Carolina. The highway runs east–west from Eden to US 29, in Pelham.

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Route description

NC 127 is a rural two-lane highway, starting in Eden, where it overlaps with NC 770 for over a 1 mile (1.6 km) before switching to Fieldcrest Street. It goes southeast out of Eden, then northeast through a mix of forest and farmland. It ends at US 29, with a visitor center at same location.

History

Established in 1934 as a new primary routing, from northwest of Eden to Pelham. In 1957, NC 700 was truncated along the new freeway alignment of US 29. In 2000, NC 700 was truncated at NC 14/NC 87/NC 770 when all state highways was removed from central Eden.[2]

Junction list

County Location Mile[1] Destinations Notes
Rockingham Eden 0 NC 14 / NC 87 / NC 770 west – Reidsville, Martinsville NC 700 begins; West end of NC 770 overlap
1 NC 770Danville East end of NC 770 overlap
Caswell Pelham 18.8 US 29 – Reidsville, Danville NC 700 ends
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi
     Concurrency terminus     Closed/Former     Incomplete access     Unopened

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References


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