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Historical Markers in Corapeake, North Carolina

 
Clickable Map of Gates County, North Carolina and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Gates County, NC (7) Camden County, NC (18) Chowan County, NC (35) Hertford County, NC (20) Pasquotank County, NC (36) Perquimans County, NC (7) Southampton County, VA (24) Suffolk Ind. City, VA (60)  GatesCounty(7) Gates County (7)  CamdenCounty(18) Camden County (18)  ChowanCounty(35) Chowan County (35)  HertfordCounty(20) Hertford County (20)  PasquotankCounty(36) Pasquotank County (36)  PerquimansCounty(7) Perquimans County (7)  SouthamptonCountyVirginia(24) Southampton County (24)  Suffolk(60) Suffolk (60)
Gatesville is the county seat for Gates County
Corapeake is in Gates County
      Gates County (7)  
ADJACENT TO GATES COUNTY
      Camden County (18)  
      Chowan County (35)  
      Hertford County (20)  
      Pasquotank County (36)  
      Perquimans County (7)  
      Southampton County, Virginia (24)  
      Suffolk, Virginia (60)  
 
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1North Carolina (Gates County), Corapeake — A-24 — First Post Road
The road from New England to Charleston, over which mail was first carried regularly in North Carolina, 1738-39, passed near this spot.Map (db m2783) HM
2North Carolina (Gates County), Corapeake — A-17 — George Washington
George Washington owned a tract of land nearby. He surveyed and formed a company to drain a part of the Dismal Swamp, 1763.Map (db m2782) HM
3North Carolina (Gates County), Corapeake — A-35 — North Carolina / Virginia
North Carolina. Colonized, 1585-87, by first English settlers in America; permanently settled c. 1650; first to vote readiness for independence, Apr. 12, 1775 Virginia. First permanent English colony in America, 1607; one of . . . Map (db m2787) HM
 
 
  
  
 
 
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Dec. 4, 2022