Definition of New River
1. Noun. A river in the southeastern United States that flows northward from North Carolina to West Virginia where it empties into the Kanawha River.
Generic synonyms: River
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Literary usage of New River
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1922)
"I purchased the New River coal that these invoices called for berau.se thit teat the only coal available for immediate delivery. The quality is very similar ..."
2. The Gentleman's Magazine (1895)
"TRAVELS TO THE SOURCE OF THE New River. LAMB, in one of his essays, reveals what had been a dream of his childish days, when he was at Christ's Hospital—to ..."
3. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and (1900)
"HAVING had charge during the past year of the operations of the New River Coke Company, the second largest, if not the largest, coke-producer in this ..."
4. Annual Report (1873)
"Mr. Redondo, butcher at Yuma, says : " Slough from Algodón runs to New River, and from there came the water of New River during the heavy flood of 1862. ..."
5. The Rebellion Record: A Diary of American Events, with Documents, Narratives by Frank Moore, Edward Everett (1863)
"EXPEDITION UP New River, NC LIEUTENANT CUSHING'S REPORT. ... SIB : I have the honor to report that I entered New River Inlet on the twenty-third of this ..."
6. Scribners MonthlyUnited States (1876)
"... Creek 279 Old Mill at Shadwell 147 New River Smithy 279 University of Virginia ... Virginian 280 View of Staunton 150 New River Plow-Team 281 Piedmont, ..."
7. Gentleman's Magazine Library edited by George Laurence Gomme, Frank Alexander Milne, Lady A C Bickley, Mrs Alice Bertha Merck Gomme (1904)
"New River. In the meadows near the northern extremity of the parish of Stoke Newington, and which are a part of the demesne lands of the manor, ..."
8. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"Giles Court House and "the narrows" of New River were reached 7 May, and on the 16th his two brigades, after leaving a detachment at Princeton, ..."