Bald Head Island in Brunswick County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Confederate Blockade Runner Ella
Erected by Village of Bald Head Island.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 33° 51.58′ N, 78° 0.231′ W. Marker is in Bald Head Island, North Carolina, in Brunswick County. Marker is on South Bald Head Wynd 0.1 miles south of Salt Meadow Trail, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Southport NC 28461, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Holmes, 1863-1865 Batteries No. 1 and No. 2 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Holmes, 1863-1865 Battery Holmes (approx. ¾ mile away); Fort Holmes, 1863-1865 Battery No. 4 (approx. 0.9 miles away); Guarding the Confederacy Lifeline Fort Holmes, 1863-1865 Encampment Site (approx. one mile away); Revolutionary War Fort (approx. one mile away); Captain Charlie’s Station (approx. 2.3 miles away); Generator House (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bald Head Island.
Regarding Confederate Blockade Runner Ella. This link has nearly all the information about Ella that you might ever want to know more about: https://wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?22323
Credits. This page was last revised on April 1, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 31, 2018, by Charles Keller of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 188 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 31, 2018, by Charles Keller of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.