Beery's Shipyard

Beery's Shipyard (HMJ1Z)

Location: Wilmington, NC 28401 New Hanover County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 14.114', W 77° 56.981'

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On the west side of the river
a little south of the causeway
was Berry's Shipyard, where the
Confederate ironclad North Carolina
was built in 1862 for the protection
of the port. The ironclad Raleigh
was constructed at Cassidy's Shipyard,
near the foot of Church Street in 1864.

New Hanover Historical Commission
A.J. Howell E.S. Martin
James Sprunt W.A. McGirt
HM NumberHMJ1Z
Placed ByNew Hanover Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 11:57pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 228311 N 3792175
Decimal Degrees34.23523333, -77.94968333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 14.114', W 77° 56.981'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 14' 6.84" N, 77° 56' 58.86" W
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Area Code(s)910
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4 Market St, Wilmington NC 28401, US
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