Wilmington in New Hanover County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Fall of Wilmington
Erected 2001 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number D-101.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, 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 February 1864.
Location. 34° 11.598′ N, 77° 55.173′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, North Carolina, in New Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of Shipyard Boulevard (U.S. 117) and South 17th Street, on the right when traveling east on Shipyard Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington NC 28403, 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. Last Stand At Wilmington (approx. 0.6 miles away); North Carolina Shipbuilding Co. (approx. 0.8 miles away); Edwin A. Anderson (approx. 2.4 miles away); Cassidey Shipyard (approx. 2.9 miles away); Alex Manly (approx. 2.9 miles away); State Salt WorksGregory Normal Institute (approx. 3 miles away); Edward B. Dudley (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 30, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 15, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 553 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 15, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.