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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Newport, North Carolina

 
Clickable Map of Carteret 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 Carteret County, NC (55) Craven County, NC (56) Hyde County, NC (12) Jones County, NC (1) Onslow County, NC (20) Pamlico County, NC (0)  CarteretCounty(55) Carteret County (55)  CravenCounty(56) Craven County (56)  HydeCounty(12) Hyde County (12)  JonesCounty(1) Jones County (1)  OnslowCounty(20) Onslow County (20)  PamlicoCounty(0) Pamlico County (0)
Location of Newport, North Carolina
    Carteret County (55)
    Craven County (56)
    Hyde County (12)
    Jones County (1)
    Onslow County (20)
    Pamlico County (0)
 
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1North Carolina (Carteret County), Newport — Bogue Sound BlockhouseVermonters' Spirited Resistance
Company K, 9th New Jersey Volunteers, built the Bogue Sound Blockhouse here in the summer of 1862 to guard the junction of the Bogue Sound Road and Newport Road. Protected by a surrounding ditch and earthworks, the log blockhouse was armed with one . . . Map (db m77094) HM
2North Carolina (Carteret County), Newport — C 57 — Newport Barracks
Command post for Union defense system from New Bern to Morehead City, 1862-1865. Was 1/3 mi. E.Map (db m31207) HM
3North Carolina (Carteret County), Newport — Newport BarracksWinter Quarters Ablaze
The 7th North Carolina Infantry built Newport Barracks here as a set of log winter quarters in 1861-1862. Union soldiers later took possession and added a hospital, headquarters, stables, storehouses, earthworks to protect the complex, and an . . . Map (db m31225) HM
 
 
  
  
 
Apr. 19, 2021