North Carolina Marker, Z-140
North Carolina was one of the original thirteen states. The first settlement was made on Roanoke Island, 1585, but was not permanent. Settlers from Virginia occupied the Albemarle region before 1663, in which year the colony of Carolina was founded.
Marker Information:Year On Marker: 1934
Geographic Location: Halifax County
Physical Description of Location: Located on Boston Road, 2.5 miles south of the junction of Boston Road and Virgilina Road (Rt. 96). Marker is on the right when traveling south on Boston Road.
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