This past fall the National Park Service eased our fears a bit by creating a fire break at the edge of the village.
|Looking North from NC12|
|Looking South from NC12|
We hope we will never have to see if the fire break works.
Our latest Ocracoke Newsletter is a 1921 letter written by a former slave, Harrison Williams, to Ocracoke native, Martha Ann Howard Wahab. You can read it here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news112113.htm.