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Smithville, founded in 1792, changed its name to Southport in 1889 because it was the state's southernmost port. Originally a fishing village, the Brunswick County community now attracts many tourists and retirees.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 10, Mar 1995, p10, il
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4262
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Founded in 1792 as Smithville and before that a hideout for pirates Blackbeard and Stede Bonnet, Southport today is a quiet, picturesque town with a friendly, laid-back style that attracts visitors to craft and antique shopping, historic attractions, and outdoor activities including golf and deep-sea fishing.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 57 Issue 8, Aug 1999, p56
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4676
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At the mouth of the Cape Fear River sits the small town of Southport. Grizzle describes how to spend a perfect weekend there, enjoying nature, history, and especially the great seafood.
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13917
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Southport has an atmosphere all its own, and some of the natives don't care if the town grows or not.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 18 Issue 12, Aug 1950, p3-4, 17-18, map, f
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15169
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Southport, located in Brunswick County, is featured in Our State magazine's Tar Heel Town of the Month.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 79 Issue 5, Oct 2011, p36-40, 42, 44, 46, 48-50, il Periodical Website
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23154
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The small town of Southport, North Carolina retains a laid-back feel that draws tourists, transplants, and retirees. The town offers a variety of tourist activities, including golf courses, fishing, historic sites, and ferry rides to Bald Head Island.
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