Wilmington in New Hanover County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Wilmington and Weldon Railroad
Longest railroad in the World when completed in 1840. Length 161-½ mi. Terminus was 4 blocks W.
Erected 1995 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number D 20.)
Location. 34° 14.658′ N, 77° 56.819′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, North Carolina, in New Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of North 3rd Street and Brunswick Street, on the right when traveling north on North 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. Edwin A. Alderman (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Stephen A.M.E. Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); David Walker (approx. 0.2 miles away); Grace Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Mark’s (approx. 0.4 miles away); Powell - Yopp House (approx. 0.4 miles away); William G. Craig House (approx. 0.4 miles away); John A. Winslow (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wilmington.
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars •
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