Cumberland River


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Cumberland River

A river rising in southeast Kentucky and flowing about 1,100 km (685 mi) in a winding course southwest into northern Tennessee then northwest to the Ohio River near Paducah, Kentucky.
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Noun1.Cumberland River - a river that rises in southeastern Kentucky and flows westward through northern Tennessee to become a tributary of the Ohio River in southwestern KentuckyCumberland River - a river that rises in southeastern Kentucky and flows westward through northern Tennessee to become a tributary of the Ohio River in southwestern Kentucky
Bluegrass State, Kentucky, KY - a state in east central United States; a border state during the American Civil War; famous for breeding race horses
Tennessee, TN, Volunteer State - a state in east central United States
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Shortly after, we left this place, not thinking it safe to stay there longer, and proceeded to Cumberland river, reconnoitring that part of the country until March, 1771, and giving names to the different waters.
Cumberland River Zone Kentucky, Tennessee (Land Between The Lakes).
After a brief stint as a game warden, we moved to Nashville, where I was a senior waterfowl biologist with the state, running three management areas on the Cumberland River, also working with a private gamebird collector on his estate with three pairs of huge Canada geese to see if we could establish a home flock.
Nashville bartender Freddy Schwenk mixed up several Dickel cocktails for the event: the Cumberland River Humdinger, Tennessee Tuxedo and Tullahoma Porch Light (shown right).
McGregor and his staff have been successful in propagating and culturing the tan riffleshell, which is closely related to the golden riffleshell, from the Cumberland River system in Kentucky.
The property supports a growing 20-minute market of an estimated 339,225 persons predominantly north of the Cumberland River in Sumner County, Tennessee.
So it was that the Drug-Free South took it upon themselves to hit the streets and distribute copies of the "Truth About Drugs" booklet to people Downtown near the Cumberland River this past weekend.
Nearly three years and $730 million later, the fourth and final dry scrubber went into commercial operation in February at the Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA) 976-megawatt (MW) Gallatin Fossil Plant on the banks of the Cumberland River in north-central Tennessee.
Meanwhile, a few hundred protesters gathered in a park along the nearby Cumberland River.
You can witness this first hand across the Cumberland River in the enclave of East Nashville, around neighbourhoods like Five Points, Historic Edgefield and East End.
Literary Matters, Cumberland River Review, Puckerbrush Review, Valley
84-acre patch of vacant land on the snaking Cumberland River nearby, as well as a 146-acre working farm in College Grove, Tenn.

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