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Edenton in Chowan County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Mackeys Ferry

 
 
Mackeys Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 12, 2010
1. Mackeys Ferry Marker
Inscription. Established 1735 over Albemarle Sound, succeeding Bells Ferry. Discontinued in 1938. Northern Terminus was four blocks south.
 
Erected 1942 by State Historic Commission. (Marker Number A 27.)
 
Location. 36° 3.606′ N, 76° 36.596′ W. Marker is in Edenton, North Carolina, in Chowan County. Marker is at the intersection of West Queen Street and South Broad Street, on the right when traveling east on West Queen Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Edenton NC 27932, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Iredell, Jr (within shouting distance of this marker); Edenton Tea Party (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Barker House (about 400 feet away); Francis Corbin (about 400 feet away); Dr. Hugh Williamson (about 500 feet away); Chowan County Courthouse (about 500 feet away); Thomas Child (about 500 feet away); Joseph Hewes (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Edenton.
 
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Mackeys Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 28, 2012
2. Mackeys Ferry Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 520 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.   2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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