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Southport in Brunswick County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Robert C. Ruark

 
 
Robert C. Ruark Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, January 15, 2008
1. Robert C. Ruark Marker
Inscription. 1915–1965, columnist and author. “The Old Man and the Boy,” were youthful rememberances of his material grandfather, Captain Edward Atkins, in this house.
 
Location. 33° 55.134′ N, 78° 1.26′ W. Marker is in Southport, North Carolina, in Brunswick County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Lord Street and W. Nash Street, on the right when traveling south on N. Lord Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Southport NC 28461, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Robert Ruark (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Indian Trail Tree (about 400 feet away); Southport’s First Fire Alarm (about 800 feet away); Franklin Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); Catalino Tingzon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mrs. Jessie Stevens Taylor (approx. 0.2 miles away); (Map of the First 100 Lots) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Johnston (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Southport.
 
Also see . . .  Robert Ruark Biography. by Wayne McDowell. “Robert Ruark was one of the best known writers of the immediate post-war period, but today is almost forgotten...” (Submitted on January 17, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Robert C. Ruark House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, January 15, 2008
2. Robert C. Ruark House and Marker
Robert C. Ruark House image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, January 15, 2008
3. Robert C. Ruark House
 
 
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