Wright Brothers in the Albemarle

Wright Brothers in the Albemarle (HM12GB)

Location: Elizabeth City, NC 27909 Pasquotank County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 18.213', W 76° 13.062'

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On September 8, 1900, Wilbur Wright arrived here at the Norfolk and Southern Railroad Depot, then proceeded by boat to Kitty Hawk. The Wright Brothers made several trips through Elizabeth City, the shipping and supply center for northeastern North Carolina.
Photograph courtesy of the Museum of the Albemarle
HM NumberHM12GB
Placed ByElizabeth City Historic Neighborhood Association
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Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 4:05pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 390671 N 4018305
Decimal Degrees36.30355000, -76.21770000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 18.213', W 76° 13.062'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 18' 12.78" N, 76° 13' 3.72" W
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Area Code(s)252, 919
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 700 N Poindexter St, Elizabeth City NC 27909, US
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