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Near Knotts Island in Currituck County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Dividing Line

 

 
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circa June 1999
1. Dividing Line Marker
Inscription. Commissioners drove the first stake for the Virgina - Carolina boundary, Mar. 18, 1728, three miles N. E. across Currituck Sound.
 
Erected 1967 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number A-15.)
 
Location. 36° 32.229′ N, 75° 55.654′ W. Marker is near Knotts Island, North Carolina, in Currituck County. Marker is on Marsh Causeway (County Route 615) near Knotts Island Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Knotts Island NC 27950, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Knotts Island (approx. 2 miles away); Currituck County Old Jail (approx. 7.8 miles away); Currituck County Courthouse (approx. 7.8 miles away); Joseph Pilmoor (approx. 7.9 miles away); Charles Kuralt (approx. 9.4 miles away in Virginia); Maple Leaf (approx. 9.5 miles away); Life on Currituck Sound (approx. 11.4 miles away); Corolla Chapel (approx. 12.1 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable EventsPolitical Subdivisions
 
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By M. L., circa June 1999
2. Dividing Line Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 9, 2008, by M. L. 'Mitch' Gambrell of Taylors, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 932 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 9, 2008, by M. L. 'Mitch' Gambrell of Taylors, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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