Carolina Shores in Brunswick County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
South Carolina / North Carolina
South Carolina. Formed in 1712 from part of Carolina, which was chartered in 1663, it was first settled by the English in 1670. One of the 13 original states.
North Carolina. Colonized, 1585-87, b first English settlers in America; permanently settled C. 1650; first to vote readiness for independence, Apr. 12, 1776.
Erected 1941 by State Historical Commission, Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number D-29.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical date for this entry is April 12, 1862.
Location. 33° 53.716′ N, 78° 35.524′ W. Marker is in Carolina Shores, North Carolina, in Brunswick County. Marker is on U.S. 17, 0.4 miles south of Boundaryline Drive NW, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Calabash NC 28467, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Post Road (within shouting Boundary House (approx. 0.7 miles away in South Carolina); a different marker also named Boundary House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Rebecca Randall Bryan (approx. 1.8 miles away in South Carolina); Honor America's Veterans (approx. 4.7 miles away); Fort Randall (approx. 5 miles away in South Carolina); Sonny’s Pavilion (approx. 5˝ miles away in South Carolina); Chestnut Consolidated School (approx. 5.8 miles away in South Carolina).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 22, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 11, 2011, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. This page has been viewed 819 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 11, 2011, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.