Sentence Examples

  • Burnside took possession of Roanoke island on the North Carolina coast (7th February).
  • The feat by which he will be remembered was the destruction of the Confederate ironclad "Albemarle" in the Roanoke river on the 27th of October in 1864.
  • Direction from the Falls of Roanoke between Halifax and Northampton counties to Anson county on the South Carolina border and marks a rapid increase in elevation of about 200 ft.
  • Courses wholly within the state, and, with the Roanoke, drain the Coastal Plain Region.
  • ROANOKE, a city in (but administratively independent of) Roanoke county, Virginia, on the Roanoke river, about 55 m.

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