Nags Head in Dare County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Wreck of the U.S.S. Huron
Erected 2010 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number B-31.)
Location. 35° 58.559′ N, 75° 38.07′ W. Marker is in Nags Head, North Carolina, in Dare County. Marker is at the intersection of South Virginia Dare Trail (State Highway 12) and East Bladen Street, on the right when traveling north on South Virginia Dare Trail. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nags Head NC 27959, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Wreck of the Huron (was here, next to this marker but has been reported missing. ); Dare County's Tribute to Veterans (approx. 2.9 miles away); 12 Seconds that Changed the World (approx. 3.1 miles away); A hospitable people... (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Conquest of the Air (approx. 3.1 miles away); Wright Brothers National Memorial Monument to the Impossible (approx. 3.3 miles away); Pitch, Roll and Yaw (approx. 3.3 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker replaced the previous "The Wreck of the Huron" marker.
Categories. • Disasters • Waterways & Vessels •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 13, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 397 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 13, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.