Near Garysburg in Northampton County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1942 by North Carolina Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number E-32.)
Location. 36° 25.886′ N, 77° 35.315′ W. Marker is near Garysburg, North Carolina, in Northampton County. Marker is on U.S. 158 1.7 miles south of U.S. 301, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Garysburg NC 27831, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wilmington & Weldon RR Trestle (approx. ¼ mile away); Roanoke Canal (approx. 0.4 miles away); Weldon Railroads (approx. half a mile away); Wilmington and Weldon Railroad (approx. half a mile away); Rockfish Capital of the World (approx. 0.6 miles away); Benjamin S. Turner (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Roanoke Canal (approx. 4.4 miles away); a different marker also named Roanoke Canal (approx. 4.4 miles away).
More about this marker. The marker is on the causeway leading to the Roanoke River bridge into Weldon from Garysburg.
Related markers. list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker shown.
Also see . . . The First Railroad Hub of the South - Weldon NC. (Submitted on May 24, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 24, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 733 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 24, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.