North Carolina Marker, Z-218

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: 1947
Region: Southside Region
Geographic Location: Mecklenburg County
Physical Description of Location: US 1 just past junction with Rough Road (State Route 713), Norlina, VA 27563. Marker is on right when traveling south on US 11 at state line.
GPS Location: 36.544327,-78.197458
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