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Elizabeth City in Pasquotank County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Pasquotank County Courthouse 1882

 
 
Pasquotank County Courthouse 1882 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 23, 2012
1. Pasquotank County Courthouse 1882 Marker
Inscription. Fifth Courthouse in County; second on this site. Replaced wooden building erected about 1799 and burned during Federal occupation of the City, 1862. Records dating from about 1700 were saved by Arthur Jones and hidden in a barn until end of war.
 
Location. 36° 18.015′ N, 76° 13.356′ W. Marker is in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, in Pasquotank County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and North Elliot Street, on the right when traveling west on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elizabeth City NC 27909, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historic Events in Pasquotank ( here, next to this marker); A Town Divided ( within shouting distance of this marker); Elizabeth City Confederate Monument ( within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named A Town Divided ( within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named A Town Divided ( within shouting distance of this marker); W. O. Saunders ( about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); First School ( about 700 feet away); Soybean Processing ( approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elizabeth City.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Pasquotank County Courthouse 1882 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 23, 2012
2. Pasquotank County Courthouse 1882 Marker
Pasquotank WWI & WWII plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 23, 2012
3. Pasquotank WWI & WWII plaque
Pasquotank Korea & Vietnam plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 23, 2012
4. Pasquotank Korea & Vietnam plaque
Corporal S.E. Perry gravesite image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 23, 2012
5. Corporal S.E. Perry gravesite
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 283 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 25, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.   3, 4, 5. submitted on June 26, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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