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

James Gibbons

 
 
James Gibbons Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
1. James Gibbons Marker
Inscription. Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church, 1886-1921. Installed as vicar apostolic of North Carolina (1868-72) at St. Thomas Church ½ bl. W.
 
Erected 1950 by Archives, Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number D 41.)
 
Location. 34° 14.048′ N, 77° 56.761′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, North Carolina, in New Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of South 3rd Street (U.S. 74) and Dock Street, on the right when traveling south 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. Confederate Soldiers Monument (a few steps from this marker); Henry Bacon (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington's Southern Tour (within shouting distance of this marker); Rose Greenhow (within shouting distance of this marker); Woodrow Wilson (within shouting distance of this marker); Adam Empie, D.D. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. John's Lodge (about 300 feet away); Louis Toomer Moore (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
S 3rd St (facing south) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
2. S 3rd St (facing south)
 James Gibbons. Wikipedia (Submitted on March 17, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Notable Persons
 
Marker is in front of the Graystone Inn image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
3. Marker is in front of the Graystone Inn
James Gibbons (1834—1921) image. Click for full size.
4. James Gibbons (1834—1921)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 712 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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