Moores Creek National Battlefield

25 mi. NW of Wilmington on NC 210
Wilmington, North Carolina

Historic Document

Moores Creek National Battlefield is located in Pender County, North Carolina certified as a historic location on Saturday October 15, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Battle Site, Monument/Marker. Moores Creek National Battlefield was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Information Potential and its significance in Social History, Military, Historic - Non-Aboriginal.

Moores Creek National Battlefield Information

Other Name: See Also:Moores Creek National Battlefield (Boundary Increas
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Cultural Affiliation: American Military
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1776, 1897, 1910
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

Moores Creek National Battlefield Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 422
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 2
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 8
Number of noncontributing buildings: 1
Number of noncontributing sites: 1
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Wilmington Historic Locations Pender County Historic Locations North Carolina Historic Locations