cornwallis cornwallis  /kɔrn ˈwɔ ləs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) commander of the British forces in the American War of Independence; was defeated by American and French troops at Yorktown (1738-1805)

News

  • Car crashes into house in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Authorities are on the scene after a car hit a house at the intersection of Cornwallis and...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: FOX 8 WGHP

Quotes

  • "The high-water mark of British military power in America was a line through what is now the Spartanburg district. Every time Cornwallis sent an army across that line, he lost it," Fields said.
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: George Field Source: Spartanburg Herald Journal

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