Southport in Brunswick County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1991 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number D-93.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music.
Location. 33° 55.167′ N, 78° 1.196′ W. Marker is in Southport, North Carolina, in Brunswick County. Marker is at the intersection of Howe Street (State Highway 211) and Nash Street, on the right when traveling south on Howe Street. 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 walking distance of this marker. Robert C. Ruark (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Southport’s First Fire Alarm (about 400 feet away); Franklin Square (about 500 feet away); Indian Trail Tree (about 600 feet away); Mrs. Jessie Stevens Taylor (approx. 0.2 miles away); Catalino Tingzon (approx. 0.2 miles away); (Map of the First 100 Lots) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Johnston (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Southport.
Also see . . . Robert Ruark (1915–1965). North Carolina Writers’ Network Literary Hall of Fame 2000 Inductee biography. Includes photo, excerpt from the Old Man and the Boy, bibliography. (Submitted on January 17, 2008.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 17, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,971 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 17, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.