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

James Sprunt

 
 
James Sprunt Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
1. James Sprunt Marker
Inscription. Author of "Chronicles of the Cape Fear River" (1914), cotton merchant, philanthropist, British vice consul. His home stands two blocks west.
 
Erected 1953 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number D 51.)
 
Location. 34° 13.838′ N, 77° 56.736′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, North Carolina, in New Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of South 3rd Street (U.S. 74) and Nun 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. Gregory Normal Institute (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward B. Dudley (within shouting distance of this marker); Judah P. Benjamin (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Benjamin Beery House (about 300 feet away); Alex Manly (about 300 feet away); James Hasell (about 400 feet away); Cassidey Shipyard (about 500 feet away); William W. Loring (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Also see . . .  Chronicles of the Cape Fear River. Eastern North Carolina Digital Library, ECU (Submitted on March 17, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
S 3rd St & Nun St (facing north) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
2. S 3rd St & Nun St (facing north)
 
 
Categories. 20th CenturyArts, Letters, MusicNotable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 540 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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