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Wilmington in New Hanover County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Cassidey Shipyard

 
 
Cassidey Shipyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
1. Cassidey Shipyard Marker
Inscription. Confederate shipyard and outfitting station which completed the ironclad steam sloop Raleigh in 1863. Site is three blocks west.
 
Erected 1962 by Archives and Highway Departments.
 
Location. 34° 13.763′ N, 77° 56.727′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, North Carolina, in New Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of South 3rd Street (U.S. 17) and Church Street, on the right on South 3rd Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington NC 28401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Alex Manly (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward B. Dudley (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gregory Normal Institute (about 400 feet away); James Sprunt (about 500 feet away); Benjamin Beery House (about 500 feet away); Sprunt House (about 700 feet away); Judah P. Benjamin (about 700 feet away); Daggett-Taylor House (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Categories. War, US CivilWaterways & Vessels
 
S 3rd St & Church St image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
2. S 3rd St & Church St
Wilmington waterfront (facing south) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
3. Wilmington waterfront (facing south)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 925 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.   3. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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