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”
Morehead City in Carteret County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Confederate Salt Works

 
 
Confederate Salt Works Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, August 15, 2014
1. Confederate Salt Works Marker
Inscription.  
The largest Confederate salt works in Carteret County was 50 yards S. It was burned by Union forces in April, 1862.
 
Erected 1998 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number C-49.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceWar, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1862.
 
Location. 34° 43.236′ N, 76° 42.282′ W. Marker is in Morehead City, North Carolina, in Carteret County. Marker is at the intersection of Port Terminal Road and South 3rd Street, on the right when traveling east on Port Terminal Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Morehead City NC 28557, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Atlantic Hotel (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); North Carolina Bankers Association (about 800 feet away); Teacher's Assembly (North Carolina Education Assn.) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Macon (approx. 1.9 miles away);
Confederate Salt Works Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, August 15, 2014
2. Confederate Salt Works Marker
Click or scan to see
this page online
Union Artillery (approx. 2 miles away); Jacob Henry (approx. 2.1 miles away); Fort Macon Coast Guard Station (approx. 2.2 miles away); World War II Barracks Area (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morehead City.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 22, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 10, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 326 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 10, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=77041

Paid Advertisements
 
 

May. 25, 2022