News Articles – 1872

Federal Point, Carolina Beach, Kure Beach and Fort Fisher
– from the Wilmington Star, Wilmington News, Wilmington Post, Wilmington Dispatch, Wilmington Messenger

Source:
Bill Reaves files: Federal Point/Carolina Beach/Kure Beach/Fort Fisher 1725-1994

 

January 4, 1872
C.W. Craig gave satisfactory evidence to the Local Inspectors of Steam Vessels for the District of Charleston, that he was a skillful Pilot of steam vessels and he could be entrusted to perform his duties on the Cape Fear Bar and River to Wilmington, and he was licensed to act as First Class Pilot on steam vessels for one year from this date.

 

December 3, 1872 …. Federal Point
Sale of Land for Taxes-James Newton, 400 acres inside Fort Fisher, Federal Point Township $4.80 WILM.STAR, 12-3-1872

 

Source:
Bill Reaves files: Federal Point/Carolina Beach/Kure Beach/Fort Fisher 1725-1994