Alleghenies


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Al·le·ghe·ny Mountains

 (ăl′ĭ-gā′nē) also Al·le·ghe·nies (-nēz)
A range of the Appalachian Mountains extending about 800 km (500 mi) from northern Pennsylvania to southwest Virginia and rising to approximately 1,480 m (4,860 ft) in northeast West Virginia. The range sits on the eastern edge of the Allegheny Plateau, an upland area comprising the northern section of the Appalachian Plateau and including the Catskill and Pocono mountains.
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Noun1.Alleghenies - the western part of the Appalachian MountainsAlleghenies - the western part of the Appalachian Mountains; extending from northern Pennsylvania to southwestern Virginia
Keystone State, Pennsylvania, PA - a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, VA, Virginia - a state in the eastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies; one of the Confederate States in the American Civil War
Mountain State, West Virginia, WV - a state in east central United States
Appalachian Mountains, Appalachians - a mountain range in the eastern United States extending from Quebec to the Gulf of Mexico; a historic barrier to early westward expansion of the United States
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We will flash first to Worcester, cross the Hudson on the high bridge at Poughkeepsie, swing southwest through a dozen coal towns to the outskirts of Philadelphia, leap across the Susquehanna, zigzag up and down the Alleghenies into the murk of Pittsburg, cross the Ohio at Wheeling, glance past Columbus and Indianapolis, over the Wabash at Terre Haute, into St.
Indeed even now the ballads and ballad-making are not altogether dead, but may still be found nourishing in such outskirts of civilization as the cowboy plains of Texas, Rocky Mountain mining camps, or the nooks and corners of the Southern Alleghenies.
Bedford County The Southern Alleghenies Planning & Development Commission was awarded a $400,000, 15-year loan at 2.
gas market is the development of shale gas in the Marcellus Shale play, located in northern Appalachia and the Alleghenies.
Continuing to advance his JOBS1st PA initiative, Governor Tom Corbett today announced that the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) awarded a $200,000 Discovered in PA Developed in PA (D2PA) grant to help The Community Foundation for the Alleghenies develop the Entrepreneurial Alchemy Network designed to encourage and develop both young and mid-career entrepreneurs.
He will be buried in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies in Bridgeville, PA.
It is beginning to look more like Christmas across northern New England, downwind of lakes Erie and Ontario and the central Alleghenies following the late-week winter storm and (http://www.
Near the end of her life she gave a substantial number of her paintings to the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art.
Roland died of respiratory failure at a hospital in Pittsburgh on, October 2 and was buried with military honours at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies on Tuesday.
We'll never know exactly what happened, but all that matters is the jet struck a field in the Alleghenies, not the nerve center of the U.
The Alleghenies has announced a new Google Maps application on its website, http://www.

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