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8967
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The Fearing house is the oldest building in Nags Head. Built in Perquimans County and sailed down to its present home, the house was assembled in Nags Head in 1834. The house is covered in name boards of wrecked ships and often sees up to fifty people staying for dinner. The house is not a museum, but the Fearing family welcomes visitors.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 46 Issue 5, Oct 1978, p24, il
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14116
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In the past, Nags Head lacked a lot of conveniences which vacationists enjoy at the resort today, but it was just as popular then as it is now.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 17 Issue 12, Aug 1949, p4, f
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24861
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Jockey’s Ridge has an intriguing history from its namesake, a shifting sand dune, to vanished buildings buried under the sand. Today, the ridge is a huge draw on the Outer Banks and is part of the Jockey’s Ridge State Park. The park offers numerous outdoor activities for everyone, including the handicapped.
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North Carolina's Eastern Living Magazine (NoCar F 252.3 N82), Vol. Issue , February-March 2016, p100-104, 106, il, por
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25128
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A benefit was held to support the Nags Head Woods Ecological Preserve as well as dedicate the new visitor’s center.
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Currents (NoCar TD 171.3 P3 P35x), Vol. 4 Issue 1, Autumn 1984, p2
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34904
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Owen’s Restaurant in Nags Head, North Carolina has been around since before the area became a tourist site. The restaurant has been kept alive by family members of the first owner and chef, known as Miss O, who’s lasting legacy recipe is crab cakes and hush puppies.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 85 Issue 1, June 2017, p166-171, il, por Periodical Website
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35783
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This restaurant, started by a father and son, has changed hands twice since its opening during WWII. Remaining constant is offering fisherman their first catch of the early day in a hearty breakfast. As for what has become true over the years, that was offering this first catch of the day to all, and in the process, making the restaurant a hang-out for natives and visitors alike.
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Tar Heel (NoCar F 251 T37x), Vol. 7 Issue 7, Nov/Dec 1979, p7S-8S
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38260
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Fans of dancing fads from the late 1930s to early 1970s and from Eastern North Carolina to Tidewater Virginia got their entertainment fill from a venue that became an establishment: Nags Head Casino. Begun as living quarters for stonemasons building the Wright Brothers National Memorial, the site for seminal memories included bowling alleys and was near another site synonymous with Nags Head: Jockey’s Ridge.
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