Pee Dee River


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Pee Dee River

 (pē′ dē′) also Great Pee Dee River
A river, about 370 km (230 mi) long, of south-central North Carolina and northeast South Carolina.
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Noun1.Pee Dee River - a river that flows through central North Carolina and northeastern South Carolina to the Atlantic Ocean
NC, North Carolina, Old North State, Tar Heel State - a state in southeastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies
Palmetto State, SC, South Carolina - a state in the Deep South; one of the original 13 colonies
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The Pee Dee River is the largest tributary to the Waccamaw River and streamflow data from the closest gauge to the Hagley Landing site (the Pee Dee River at Pee Dee, South Carolina, gauge--approximately 90 km upstream of the salinity sites) are also shown.
Annotated, the documents are presented chronologically, from the first slave rebellion in North America in 1526 near the Pee Dee River, to the first few generations of black South Carolinians and the transformation of Africans into African Americans through the Stono Rebellion of 1739, to the implications of a growing black majority and the passage of a new slave code, the negotiated terrain between African Americans and whites within the plantation regime, and the development of the African American culture through the late antebellum period.
Spawning areas have been documented in three reaches of the Pee Dee River.
Central Park NC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that was founded in 1993 by a consensus of leaders from the Yadkin and Pee Dee River basin region.
1was hunting a small utility right-of-way going through a really thick area of forest on my South Carolina lease not far from the Pee Dee River.
The exception to this might be the Pee Dee River region of northeast South Carolina where there were Welsh settlements.
Under a separate project, a 36-inch cross-country line was constructed to bring raw water from the Pee Dee River to the treatment plant.