Near Old Town in Brunswick County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 2010 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number D-48.)
Location. 34° 8.235′ N, 77° 59.278′ W. Marker is near Old Town, North Carolina, in Brunswick County. Marker is on River Road SE (State Highway 133) near the Town Creek Bridge, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winnabow NC 28479, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. North Carolina Shipbuilding Co. (approx. 4.9 miles away); Fort Anderson (approx. 5 miles away); Brunswick (approx. 5 miles away); Arthur Dobbs (approx. 5 miles away); Spanish Attack (approx. 5 miles away); St. Philips Church (approx. 5.3 miles away); Last Stand At Wilmington (approx. 5.3 miles away); Orton Plantation (approx. 5˝ miles away).
Also see . . . The First Charles Town. Page on J.D.Lewis’ Carolana.com website. “What most historians do not point out is the fact that in August 1667 there was a major hurricane that hit the entire East Coast. It severely (Submitted on February 18, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 18, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 361 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 18, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.