Edenton in Chowan County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Roanoke River Lighthouse
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Buildings • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Lighthouses series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1886.
Location. 36° 3.385′ N, 76° 36.664′ W. Marker is in Edenton, North Carolina, in Chowan County. Marker is on S Broad St close to W. Water Street. Along the bay next to the Barker House. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Edenton NC 27932, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking 1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Escape Via Maritime Underground Railroad (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Silent Service Memorial (about 400 feet away); Edenton (about 400 feet away); Our Confederate Dead (about 500 feet away); Penelope Barker (about 500 feet away); Penelope Barker House (about 500 feet away); Edenton Bell Battery C.S.A. (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Edenton.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 24, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 1,065 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 24, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.