Bald Head Island in Brunswick County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Union Blockading Ship U.S.S. Peterhoff
Erected by Village of Bald Head Island.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 33° 50.724′ N, 77° 57.687′ W. Marker is in Bald Head Island, North Carolina, in Brunswick County. Marker is on Station House Way north of Chicamacomico Way, on the left 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. Cape Fear and Frying Pan Shoals (a few steps from this marker); Cape Fear Lighthouse Foundation 1903–1958 (approx. ¼ mile away); Generator House (approx. ¼ mile away); Captain Charlie’s Station (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Blockade Runner Ella Fort Holmes, 1863-1865 Battery No. 4 (approx. 2.9 miles away); Guarding the Confederacy Lifeline (approx. 2.9 miles away); Fort Holmes, 1863-1865 Encampment Site (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bald Head Island.
Also see . . .
1. USS Peterhoff. (Submitted on April 1, 2018.)
2. SS Monticello. (Submitted on April 1, 2018.)
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 130 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2018, by Charles Keller of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.