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Hamilton CreekSee Washington Creek.
Hamilton Hollowvalley in NW Swain County between Fox Gap and Twentymile Creek.
Hamilton Lakesformer town in central Guilford County est. by Alfred M. Scales. Inc. 1925; merged with city of Greensboro in 1945.
Hamilton TownshipNW Martin County.
Hamilton TownshipSee Catawba Township.
Hamiltons Crossroadscommunity in E Union County W of Gourdvine Creek.
Hamiltons Old Fieldformer community in central Rutherford County 3 mi. N of present Rutherfordton. In 1862 residents claimed to have been the first to nominate Zebulon B. Vance for governor.
Hamlettown in S Richmond County. Settled about 1875. Inc. 1897. Named by John Shortridge, local citizen, for the word then descriptive of its size. An important railroad center with maintenance shops, hump classification yard, and other facilities. Produces dairy products, apparel, and furniture. Alt. 349.
Hamlins Shoalsrapids in Roanoke River, NW Halifax County, extending from the mouth of Stonehouse Creek to Tucker Island. The name appears on the MacRae map, 1833. See also Tucker Island.
Hammer Branchrises in N Swain County in Great Smoky Mountains National Park and flows SE into Deep Creek.

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