Kill Devil Hills in Dare County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1989 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number B-4.)
Location. 36° 1.272′ N, 75° 39.741′ W. Marker is in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, in Dare County. Marker is on Prospect Avenue near Virginia Dare Trail (North Carolina Highway 12), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kill Devil Hills NC 27948, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The First Flight (approx. 0.3 miles away); Field for Flight (approx. 0.3 miles away); Four Powered Flights (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Camp (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Flights: December 17th, 1903 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Commemoration (approx. 0.4 miles away); The First Successful Flight of an Airplane (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kill Devil Hills (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kill Devil Hills.
More about this marker. This marker replaces a previous marker, also numbered B-4, located on Virginia Dare Trail (NC Highway 12). the original marker, titled Kill Devil Hill read, "There Orville and Wilbur Wright made first flight of power driven airplane, Dec. 17, 1903. National Monument 3/5 miles west."
Also see . . . The Wright Brothers. (Submitted on July 30, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 30, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,229 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 30, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 4. submitted on July 30, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Picture of the original marker, titled "Kill Devil Hill." • Can you help?