Morehead City in Carteret County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway
Completed in 1932 from Norfolk to Wilmington via Beaufort-Morehead City. Sen. F.M. Simmons of New Bern and Rep. J.H. Small of Washington led effort.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 34° 43.347′ N, 76° 45.052′ W. Marker is in Morehead City, North Carolina, in Carteret County. Marker is on Arendel Street (U.S. 70) west of 34th Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3409 Arendell Street, Morehead City NC 28557, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carolina City (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Camp Glenn (about 800 feet away); Siege of Fort Macon (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Carolina City (approx. 0.2 miles away); N.C. State Highway Patrol (approx. ¼ mile away); Fort Macon (approx. 0.7 miles away); Hoop Pole Creek (approx. 1.4 miles away); Hoop Pole Creek: A Coastal Nature Preserve (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morehead City.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 9, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 312 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 9, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.