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Near Elizabeth City in Pasquotank County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Nathaniel Batts Land Grant

 
 
Nathaniel Batts Land Grant Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 18, 2021
1. Nathaniel Batts Land Grant Marker
Inscription.  On Sept. 24, 1660, King Kiscutanewh sold Batts tract 3½ mi. S.E. from the mouth of the Pasquotank River to the "head of New Begin Creeke."
 
Erected 2003 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number A64.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 36° 17.19′ N, 76° 16.3′ W. Marker is near Elizabeth City, North Carolina, in Pasquotank County. Marker is on U.S. 17 just north of Pro Gro Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1116 US-17, Elizabeth City NC 27909, 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. Norfolk Southern Passenger Station (approx. 2.2 miles away); George W. Brooks (approx. 2.4 miles away); Peter Weddick Moore (approx. 2.4 miles away); Mount Lebanon Church (approx. 2.6 miles away); Shepard / S Road Streets (approx. 2.8 miles away); Hugh Cale (approx.
Nathaniel Batts Land Grant Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 18, 2021
2. Nathaniel Batts Land Grant Marker
2.8 miles away); W. O. Saunders (approx. 2.9 miles away); A Town Divided (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elizabeth City.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 21, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 21, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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