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Statesville

[steyts-vil]
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  1. a city in central North Carolina.
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Historical Examples of statesville

  • At midnight we were twenty-three miles from Salisbury, and three from Statesville.

    The Secret Service.

    Albert D. Richardson

  • At Statesville he encountered and quickly defeated a small body of Confederate cavalry.

    Campfire and Battlefield

    Rossiter Johnson

  • One regiment was posted at Statesville, which little place was nearly equi-distant from Auburn and Alexandria.

  • We ran up the Seaboard to where it crossed the Statesville Railroad, then in the woods.

    The Southern Soldier Boy

    James Carson Elliott