New Bern in Craven County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Historic Capitol and Governor's residence of N.C., 1770-1794. Burned 1798, and restored in 1952-1959. Open to the public. One block south.
Erected 1960 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number C 2.)
Location. 35° 6.496′ N, 77° 2.672′ W. Marker is in New Bern, North Carolina, in Craven County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street (Business U.S. 17) and George Street, on the right when traveling east on Broad Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Bern NC 28562, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Walker Hood (within shouting distance of this marker); John Wright Stanly House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named John Wright Stanly House (about 400 feet away); Washington's Southern Tour (about 500 feet away); George H. White (about 500 feet away); Jones House (about 500 feet away); Attmore-Oliver House (about 700 feet away); St. Peter's A.M.E. Zion Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New Bern.
Also see . . . Tryon Palace. (Submitted on September 9, 2014.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 204 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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