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Near Winnabow in Brunswick County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Fort Anderson

 
 
Fort Anderson Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, January 15, 2008
1. Fort Anderson Marker
Inscription. Large Confederate fort stands 2 mi. E. After a strong Union attack it was evacuated Feb. 18, 1865, resulting in the fall of Wilmington.
 
Erected 1961 by the Archives and Highway Departments and the Confederate Centennial Commission.
 
Location. 34° 4.233′ N, 77° 57.333′ W. Marker is near Winnabow, North Carolina, in Brunswick County. Marker is at the intersection of River Road SE (State Highway 133) and Plantation Road (Local Road 1529), on the left when traveling south on River Road SE. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winnabow NC 28479, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brunswick (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Arthur Dobbs (about 500 feet away); Spanish Attack (about 600 feet away); Orton Plantation (approx. 0.6 miles away); St. Philips Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Russellborough (approx. 1.8 miles away); Russelborough (approx. 1.8 miles away); Brunswick Town State Historic Site (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winnabow.
 
More about this marker. Markers marks the turnoff for Fort Anderson.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Fort Anderson Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, January 15, 2008
2. Fort Anderson Marker
Earthworks, the Remains of Fort Anderson at Brunswick Town Historic Site image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, January 15, 2008
3. Earthworks, the Remains of Fort Anderson at Brunswick Town Historic Site
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 22, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,305 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 22, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.   3. submitted on March 21, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
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