|Albertson Township||NE Duplin County.|
|Albright Township||former township in S central Alamance County, now township no. 7.|
|Albright Township||NW Chatham County.|
|Albrittons||community in W Lenoir County.|
|Alco||community in E Montgomery County served by post office, 1889-1915.|
|Alder Branch||community in S Camden County. Alt. 10. Probably named for the alder bush, which grows in profusion in the vicinity. The branch, called Cross Branch in colonial days, connects a swamp that drains into Pasquotank River to another swamp that drains into North River.|
|Alderman||community in S Cumberland County served by post office, 1885-1907.|
|Aldridge Creek||rises in SW Person County and flows SE into South Flat River.|
|Ale||community in SW Stokes County served by post office, 1898-1903.|
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