Marion is a city in McDowell County, North Carolina, United States. It is the county seat of McDowell County. Founded in 1844, the city was named after Brigadier General Francis Marion, the hero of the American Revolutionary War whose talent in guerrilla warfare earned him the name Swamp Fox. Marion is about an hour away from several fun spots in western North Carolina.
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