Gloucester, NC

Introduction

Brief History

Today's Story

We invite your comments, suggestions and corrections. This is a work in-process. New materials (photos, stories, letters, clippings, interviews, histories, etc.) are also welcome.

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The People

Community Leaders / Characters

I Remember Daddy (John Nelson) by Eloise Nelson Pigott

Capt. John Nelson - photos

Capt. Joe Pigott - photos

Eloise Nelson Pigott

Stories/ Story Tellers

Historical Figures

Inventions

Scouting

Hunting

Traditional Foods

Occupations

Boatbuilding - photos

Sports

Pastimes

Music/ Dances

Children's Games

Carving

The Place

Map of Community

Landmarks (Photos)

Churches

Historic Homes

Nelson Home - photo

Pigott Home - photo

Eloise Pigott home - photo

Historic Structures

Schools

Harbors

Cemeteries

Post Office

Businesses

Gloucester Store - photo

Fish Houses

Schools

Boat Houses/ Marine Railways

Hunting Clubs

Lifesaving Stations

Landings

Gloucester Ferry Dock - photo

Community Spirit

Storms

Gatherings

Events

Parades

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