Our Avery County: Discovering Newland – Our Toe River
Michael Hardy / (email@example.com)
Old Fields of Toe, sometimes also recorded as Old Fields of Tow, was a muster grounds for the northern portion of the Burke County Militia. But before jumping into the historical record, it might be interesting to take a look back at the Toe River of its name, and at some of its legendary past.
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