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When prices for tar and pitch were increased by their suppliers, England turned to their American colonies as a new source around 1700. Southeastern North Carolina became a major supplier of naval stores, which included tar, rosin, turpentine, and pitch. For decades Wilmington was recognized as the largest export point in the world for naval stores.
Each of North Carolina's one hundred counties provides brief accounts of the previous year's noteworthy milestones and accomplishments.
(NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 35 Issue 15, Jan 1968
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