Asked in Roanoke Island Colony
Roanoke Island Colony
How many miles between Roanoke island and Roanoke river?
Where did the word Roanoke come from as in Roanoke Virginia?
the name for the city of Roanoke Virginia came from the name for its river which in turn came from the name for the large island below the mouth of this river in albemarle sound called Roanoke island which came from the Indian word Roanoke or roenoke or rawnoke which meant the cockleshells found on that island which the Indians made into money they called wampum so in a word the word Roanoke came from money ...
Asked in Animal Life, Lakes and Rivers
What are some major animals that live in the Roanoke river basin?
Some of the animals that live in the Roanoke River Basin include n abundance of freshwater fish, mussels, crayfish, snails, and salamanders. The Roanoke River Basin is home to the Brook Trout, which is native to the river. ...
Asked in Buildings, Lighthouses
How many lighthouses are there in North Carolina and name them?
There are at least ten lighthouses in North Carolina Currituck Beach Bodie Island Roanoke Marshes Replica Cape Hatteras Ocracoke Bald Head (Cape Fear) Oak Island Cape Lookout Roanoke River Price's Creek ...
Asked in Algebra, Geometry, Latitude and Longitude
What island is located at 50 degrees N and 125 degrees W?
That point is smack in the middle of the channel between Vancouver Island and the Mainland of British Columbia. It's about 8.5 miles off shore west of Bliss Landing, 10 miles east of Campbell River on the island, and 100 miles northwest of downtown Vancouver. ...
Asked in Lakes and Rivers
Where is the Roanoke River Museum Prestwould Foundation in Clarksville Virginia located?
The address of the Roanoke River Museum Prestwould Foundation is: Po Box 872, Clarksville, VA 23927-0872 ...