Every location has surprising nuggets of historical information and the Outer Banks is no exception. Here are five facts about this land by the sea that are likely not well known to those who reside outside of our region.
1. Mother Vine – The Oldest Documented Grape Vine in North America
On the north end of Roanoke Island, on the west side of old US 64 is Mother Vineyard Road—aptly named because it passes by the Mother Vine.