Near Corapeake in Gates County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
North Carolina / Virginia
Virginia First permanent English colony in America, 1607; one of thirteen original states. Richmond, the capital, was seat of Confederate government.
Erected 1949. (Marker Number A-35.)
Location. 36° 33.043′ N, 76° 34.536′ W. Marker is near Corapeake, North Carolina, in Gates County. Marker is on Highway 32 N (North Carolina Route 32) north of Adams Swamp Road, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Corapeake NC 27926, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nansemond County Virginia (a few steps from this marker in Virginia); First Post Road (approx. 1.2 miles away); George Washington (approx. 4.6 miles away); Dismal Town (approx. 6.8 miles away in Virginia); Washington Ditch (approx. 6.9 miles away in Virginia); Jericho Ditch (approx. 11.4 miles away in Virginia); North West Canal (approx. 11.4 miles away in Virginia); Glencoe (approx. 11.5 miles away in Virginia). Click for a list of all markers in Corapeake.
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