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Plymouth in Washington County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Ram Albemarle

 
 
Ram Albemarle Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bernard Fisher, June 28, 2012
1. Ram Albemarle Marker
Inscription.  Confederate ironclad, winner of notable victories under Capt. J. W. Cooke, was sunk 600 feet north, night of Oct. 27, 1864.
 
Erected 1938 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number B-10.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, US CivilWaterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical date for this entry is October 27, 1864.
 
Location. 35° 52.004′ N, 76° 44.913′ W. Marker is in Plymouth, North Carolina, in Washington County. Marker is on East Main Street east of Adams Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plymouth NC 27962, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Plymouth (a few steps from this marker); Washington County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Rt. Rev. Alfred Augustin Watson (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Plymouth United Methodist Church (about 500 feet away); Latham House
Ram Albemarle Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bernard Fisher, June 28, 2012
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(about 500 feet away); Siege of Plymouth, NC (about 600 feet away); New Chapel Baptist Church (about 600 feet away); Cushing’s Torpedo (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plymouth.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 1, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 472 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 1, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.

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May. 21, 2022