- a river in E central North Carolina, flowing SE to Pamlico Sound. 275 miles (442 km) long.
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I live one mile from a little village on the east bank of the Neuse.
This stream was a tributary of the Neuse River and was then unfordable.Military Reminiscences of the Civil War V2
Jacob Dolson Cox
They say the Federals are retreating on Newbern; yet we know they made 500 of our men prisoners after they crossed the Neuse.A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital
John Beauchamp Jones
Just below Newbern the Neuse river receives the Trent river as a tributary.Reminiscences of Two Years in the United States Navy
John M. Batten
We crossed the Neuse, a rather wide river, in a narrow and clumsy ferry-boat.Travels Through North America, v. 1-2
Berhard Saxe-Weimar Eisenach