Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Halifax in Halifax County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Ram Albemarle

 
 
Ram Albemarle Marker image. Click for more information.
Photographed By Don Morfe, September 27, 2013
1. Ram Albemarle Marker
North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program website entry
Click for more information.
Inscription.  
The Confederate ironclad Albemarle was outfitted in Halifax with machinery and guns before sailing down river into action, 1864.
 
Erected 1962 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number EEE-1.)
 
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 year for this entry is 1864.
 
Location. 36° 19.601′ N, 77° 35.593′ W. Marker is in Halifax, North Carolina, in Halifax County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 301 and Dobbs Street, on the right when traveling north on U.S. 301. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Halifax NC 27839, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John H. Eaton (approx. 0.3 miles away); "Colonial Churchyard" (approx. 0.3 miles away); William R. Davie House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Eagle Tavern (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cornwallis (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Halifax Resolves
CSS Albemarle image. Click for full size.
via Wikipedia, unknown
2. CSS Albemarle
Click or scan to see
this page online
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Early American Taverns (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Owens House (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Halifax.
 
Also see . . .  CSS Albemarle. Wikipedia entry (Submitted on May 29, 2022, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
Ram Albemarle Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, September 27, 2013
3. Ram Albemarle Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 29, 2022. It was originally submitted on December 1, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 471 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on December 1, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland.   2. submitted on May 29, 2022, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   3. submitted on December 1, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=70528

CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
Paid Advertisements
 
 

Oct. 7, 2022