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Wilmington in New Hanover County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Edward B. Dudley

1789 - 1855

 
 
Edward B. Dudley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
1. Edward B. Dudley Marker
Inscription. Governor, 1836-41, the first in N.C. elected by popular vote; first president of Wilmington and Weldon Railroad. His home stands 2 blocks W.
 
Erected 1933 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number D 17.)
 
Location. 34° 13.818′ N, 77° 56.734′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, North Carolina, in New Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of South 3rd Street (U.S. 74) and Nun Street, on the right when traveling south on South 3rd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington NC 28401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gregory Normal Institute (within shouting distance of this marker); James Sprunt (within shouting distance of this marker); Alex Manly (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin Beery House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cassidey Shipyard (about 300 feet away); Judah P. Benjamin (about 400 feet away); James Hasell (about 500 feet away); Daggett-Taylor House (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Also see . . .  Edward Bishop Dudley. Wikipedia (Submitted on March 17, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USNotable PersonsRailroads & Streetcars
 
S 3rd St & Nun St (facing south) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 11, 2010
2. S 3rd St & Nun St (facing south)
Edward Bishop Dudley image. Click for full size.
3. Edward Bishop Dudley
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 17, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 616 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 17, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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