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  • Washington History

As early as 1585, the first English explorers visited the area that would become Washington. However, it wasn’t until the 1690s that the first settlements appeared. In 1705, Bath, located 15 miles to the east of present-day Washington was founded and became the first town in North Carolina. The region went by a number of […]

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  • Ahoy Boaters!

Welcome to “Little Washington”, a small town with a big history. Washington is located at the point where the Tar River becomes the Pamlico River.  Washington has a very mild climate. It  is known for it’s historic setting, scenic beauty and hte residents here are the friendliest “Tar Heels” in the state.  This area is growing in […]

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