Buxton in Dare County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
Erected 1989 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number B-54.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 35° 15.899′ N, 75° 31.489′ W. Marker is in Buxton, North Carolina, in Dare County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 12 and Lighthouse Road, on the left when traveling south on State Highway 12. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Buxton NC 27920, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Diamond Shoals (approx. ¼ mile away); U.S.S. Monitor (approx. ¼ mile away); Radio Milestone (approx. 0.4 miles away); Billy Mitchell (approx. 0.4 miles away); Life at the Light (approx. one mile away); Paukenschlag (approx. 1.3 miles away); Mitchell Demonstrates Air Power (approx. 6 miles away); America's 1st Attempt at Civil War Reunification (approx. 9.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buxton.
Also see . . .
1. Cape Hatteras Light Station National Historic Landmark Study (Submitted on April 29, 2010.)
2. December 1870 - The Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. This Month in NC History, from the University of North Carolina website. (Submitted on September 2, 2010, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A..)
Additional keywords. Cape Hatteras National Seashore; National Park Service
Categories. • Communications • Landmarks • Man-Made Features • Notable Places • Waterways & Vessels •
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