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Old 08-07-2008, 09:15 PM
 
Location: Up above the world so high!
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Massachusetts has them also, I was raised in one of them. I don't know about North Carolina, but in New England they are defintely named after communities in the UK.
Like I said, it's all the original 13 colonies
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Old 08-08-2008, 07:43 AM
 
Location: Apex, NC
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Virginia has a lot of "burgs" and "boros" as well. Like a PP said, it's from our English roots.
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Old 08-12-2008, 12:07 PM
 
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Burgs, boros and villes I think are some sort of foreign language for "town".

"Ville" I believe is actually short for Village.
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