Morehead City in Carteret County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Confederate Salt Works
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. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • War, US Civil.
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); Union Artillery (approx. 2 miles away); Jacob Henry 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 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 10, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 288 times since then and 12 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.