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Beaufort in Carteret County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Salt Works

 
 
Salt Works Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, August 10, 2013
1. Salt Works Marker
Inscription.  Established by order of the Provincial Congress, April 24, 1776, for Revolutionary War use. They were located 1½ miles east.
 
Erected 1962 by North Carolina Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number C-13.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. 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 24, 1941.
 
Location. 34° 43.201′ N, 76° 39.809′ W. Marker is in Beaufort, North Carolina, in Carteret County. Marker is on Turner Street, 0.1 miles south of Cedar Street (U.S. 70), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Beaufort NC 28516, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Whale Fishery (here, next to this marker); Spanish Attack (a few steps from this marker); Old Burying Ground (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Beaufort (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jacob Henry (approx. Ό mile away); Dividing Line Between Old & New Town
Salt Works Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, August 10, 2013
2. Salt Works Marker
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(approx. 0.3 miles away); Marine Research (approx. half a mile away); Menhaden Fishermen Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beaufort.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 12, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 348 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Jul. 4, 2022