Fort Raleigh Restoration – Manteo NC

Description

“Sites of WPA projects to preserve historic shrines include: Ft. Raleigh State Park, North Carolina.”

“For 350 years all that remained of of Fort Roanoke, site of “The Lost Colony” on Roanoke Island, North Carolina, was the earthwork outlining its central blockhouse. Now replicas have been built of tthe original stockade and dwellings.”

Source notes

Inventory: An Appraisal of Results of the Works Progress Administration (1938), pg. 33
http://archive.org/stream/Inventory19380630/

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on May 14, 2017.

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Location Info


Fort Raleigh National Historic Site
Manteo, NC 27954

Coordinates: 35.936059, -75.709795

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