North Carolina Marker, Z-241
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: 1936
Geographic Location: Henry County
Physical Description of Location: Ridgeway, VA 24148. Located on Morehead Avenue (Rt. 87), 0.75 miles north of the junction of Morehead Avenue (Rt. 87) and Route 14. Marker is on the right when traveling north on Morehead Avenue (Rt. 87).
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