York River


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York River

An estuary, about 50 km (30 mi) long, of eastern Virginia flowing southeast into Chesapeake Bay.
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All that I can say is, that after a terrible passage, frighted twice with dreadful storms, and once with what was still more terrible, I mean a pirate who came on board and took away almost all our provisions; and which would have been beyond all to me, they had once taken my husband to go along with them, but by entreaties were prevailed with to leave him;--I say, after all these terrible things, we arrived in York River in Virginia, and coming to our plantation, we were received with all the demonstrations of tenderness and affection, by my husband's mother, that were possible to be expressed.
11 New York river at end of Plymouth Sound, perhaps (6)
virginica from several different domesticated lines developed by ABC were sampled from four different waterways around the Chesapeake Bay: York River, Cherrystone Inlet, Rappahannock River, and Milford Haven.
He loved telling people of Wales' link to the so-called Miracle on the Hudson, when US Airways Flight 1549 made an emergency landing on the New York river without any loss of life.
Using maps from the early 17th century, including one drawn by Smith himself, historians hypothesized that Werowocomoco was situated in Purtan Bay, a small cove on the York River just 15 miles from Jamestown.
While few sturgeon had been documented in the York River System over the last several decades, Hager suspected the species still used the river and its tributaries.
5 miles of the historic York River lies between the Yorktown Power Station and the Middle Peninsula.
In 1995, business, government and non-profit groups came together to conduct the New York River Otter Project to restore otters to Central and Western New York where water pollution and loss of habitat drove them out.
Blue catfish were introduced into the James and Rappahannock rivers by the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries in the mid-1970s and in the York River in 1985.
GLOUCESTER -- A farm field overlooking the York River in Tidewater Virginia is believed to be where Pocahontas interceded with her powerful father Powhatan to rescue English Capt.
THE pilot who landed a plane in a New York river has celebrated the fourth anniversary surrounded by children of the people he saved.
IRON EAGLE AGREES TO ACQUIRE ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR YORK RIVER

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