AAA Editor Notes
Chalky Mount Potteries is e. of Hwy. 2. Formed by a deposit of clay that looks like a reclining man with hands folded over his chest, Chalky Mount has been nicknamed “Napoleon” by local residents. Only a few pottery businesses continue to operate, several of them located in private homes. Visitors can watch potters form their clay shapes on a kick wheel. A variety of articles is for sale, including plant pots, tableware, pitchers, jugs and cooking utensils.