Kinston http://wunc.org en Confederate Ironclad Ship On Display In Kinston http://wunc.org/post/confederate-ironclad-ship-display-kinston <p>A Civil War ironclad ship used by the Confederacy has a new home in eastern North Carolina.&nbsp; The <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/608606192503944/">CSS Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center,</a> now open in Kinston, displays what’s left of the ship.</p><p>The Neuse was launched near there in 1863 and was meant to help the Confederate Army along the coast of the Carolinas, but the ship ran aground in the Neuse River, and the army used it as support during an inland skirmish in 1865.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 14:35:08 +0000 Will Michaels 19396 at http://wunc.org Confederate Ironclad Ship On Display In Kinston