Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission

Preservation of the Stafford Slave Cabin Highlighted in The Charlotte Observer

August 14, 2019

Stewart Gray, Senior Preservation Planner for the Historic Landmarks Commission, recently spoke to The Charlotte Observer about preservation efforts for the Stafford Slave Cabin, located at 12215 Plaza Road Extension, Charlotte, N.C. The Historic Landmarks Commission recently voted to fund the preparation of a Survey and Research Report on the structure, which is the first step in the historic landmark designation process. 

Stafford Slave Cabin

 The full article is below:

Mecklenburg County has one remaining slave dwelling. Here’s how it will be preserved.