Union Blockading Ship U.S.S. Peterhoff

Union Blockading Ship U.S.S. Peterhoff (HM26HB)

Location: Bald Head Island, NC 28461 Brunswick County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 50.724', W 77° 57.687'

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U.S.S. Peterhoff served on the Union blockade of the Cape Fear until it was accidentally run into and sunk by the U.S.S. Monticello on March 7, 1864 off bald Head Island's East Beach. The Peterhoff's remains are located about one mile offshore.
HM NumberHM26HB
Placed ByVillage of Bald Head Island
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, April 1st, 2018 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 225975 N 3748960
Decimal Degrees33.84540000, -77.96145000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 50.724', W 77° 57.687'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 50' 43.44" N, 77° 57' 41.22" W
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Area Code(s)910
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 202 Station House Way, Bald Head Island NC 28461, US
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