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9311
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During the Civil War, cannonballs were often used and varied in size from three to twenty inches. The Torpedo Service, stationed in Cape Fear, sunk forty-three Union vessels using mines. Confederate land mines are sometimes still found today, although most have been found.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 47 Issue 10, Mar 1980, p26-28, il
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24522
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This article recounts the Confederate’s attempt to keep Union ships out of the Cape Fear River using three ironclads: CSS NORTH CAROLINA (ship), CSS RALEIGH (ship), and CSS WILMINGTON (ship).
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 45 Issue 3, August 1977, p16-18, 35, il, por
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24518
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This article recounts the time when the Confederate Navy confronted a Yankee fleet on the open seas outside of the Cape Fear River. CSS RALEIGH (ship) was used in an effort to clear Onslow Bay of Union blockaders.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 45 Issue 2, July 1977, p8-10, 44, il, por
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