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New Inlet was an inlet along the Outer Banks of North Carolina joining the Pamlico Sound with the Atlantic Ocean. It has not existed since 1933. Lulworth Cove in Dorset, England (Great Britain) A fjord (Lysefjorden) in Norway An inlet is a body of water, mmusually sea water, which has characteristics of one or more of the following: a bay a cove an estuary a firth a fjord a geo a sea loch a sea lough... North Carolinas Outer Banks separating the Atlantic Ocean (east) from Albemarle Sound (north) and Pamlico Sound (south). ... Official language(s) English Capital Raleigh Largest city Charlotte Area  Ranked 28th  - Total 53,865 sq mi (139,509 km²)  - Width 560 miles (901 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 9. ... Pamlico Sound with the southern Outer Banks. ... 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ...


History

New Inlet first opened around 1738, separating Bodie Island from Hatteras Island. When a hurricane opened Oregon Inlet about 11 miles to the north in 1846, the land between New Inlet and Oregon Inlet became known as Pea Island. New Inlet now separated Hatteras Island from Pea Island. Events February 4 - Court Jew Joseph Suss Oppenheimer is executed in Württenberg April 15 - Premiere in London of Serse, an Italian opera by George Frideric Handel. ... Hatteras Island is an island in the Atlantic Ocean that runs parallel to the coast of North Carolina, forming a bend at Cape Hatteras. ... This article is about weather phenomena. ... 1846 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ...


The opening of the more powerful, wider Oregon Inlet meant less water flowed through New Inlet, and by 1922 the inlet had closed. 1922 (MCMXXII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ...


In 1933, the inlet briefly reopened after a strong hurricane, but it closed only a few months later. Pea Island has since been a contiguous part of Hatteras Island. Though no longer an island, it has retained its name and is still referred to as Pea Island, and not Hatteras. 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ...


Outer Banks Inlets

‡ inlet no longer in existence


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