Wallace, Constitutional History of South Carolina from 1725 to 1775 (Abbeville, S.
But after crossing the Somme he halted at Crecy, near Abbeville, and offered battle to the pursuing enemy.
ABBEVILLE, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Somme, on the Somme, 12 m.
Abbeville has several other old churches and an hotel-de-ville, with a belfry of the 13th century.
Abbeville is an important industrial centre; in addition to its old-established manufacture of cloth, hemp-spinning, sugar-making, ship-building and locksmiths' work are carried on; there is active commerce in grain, but the port has little trade.