Big Sandy River
The Big Sandy River may refer to one of the following rivers in the United States:
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1890s, plans were made for a railroad to connect the Big Sandy River and Guyandotte River ... at the mouth of Whites Creek on the Big Sandy River in Wayne County, West Virginia and would proceed to the East Fork of Twelvepole Creek and eventually to the Guyandotte River ... The new railroad was incorporated as the Big Sandy, East Lynn and Guyan Railroad on June 16, 1902 ...
... frontiersman passed through there on their western trek along the Ohio River ... States Post Office was first opened there in 1808 as Mouth of Sandy, Va ... Catering to the ever growing river traffic, the Catlett business flourished and the present day town grew up around it ...
... The Big Sandy River may refer to one of the following rivers in the United States The Big Sandy River (Ohio River), on the border between Kentucky and West Virginia The Big ...
... Fork (also known as the Levisa Fork River or the Levisa Fork of the Big Sandy River) is a tributary of the Big Sandy River, approximately 164 miles (264 km) long, in southwestern Virginia and ... The natural course of the river formed a loop surrounding downtown Pikeville, but a massive earthmoving project completed in 1987 rerouted the river to bypass the city ... at Louisa on the West Virginia state line to form the Big Sandy ...
... Frederick Thomas Bidlake is commemorated by a garden and monument, at Girtford Bridge ... It was unveiled on 23 September 1934 as more than 4,000 watched W ...
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