Nottoway River

the confluence of the Nottoway River and the Blackwater River, at the Virginia-North Carolina border, is the beginning of the Chowan River
the confluence of the Nottoway River and the Blackwater River, at the Virginia-North Carolina border, is the beginning of the Chowan River
Source: US Geological Survey (USGS), Streamer

Jedediah Hotchkiss mapped Nottoway Falls in 1871
Jedediah Hotchkiss mapped Nottoway Falls in 1871
Source: Library of Congress, Preliminary map of Lunenburg County, Virginia (1871)

segments of the Meherrin, Nottoway, and Blackwater rivers have been designated as state scenic rivers
segments of the Meherrin, Nottoway, and Blackwater rivers have been designated as state scenic rivers
Source: Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, Virginia Outdoors Plan Mapper

Falls of the Nottoway River

Blackwater River

Meherrin River

Dinwiddie County

Greensville County

Lunenburg County

Mecklenburg County

Nottoway County

Prince Edward County

Sussex County

Southampton County

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the Nottoway River watershed stretches from Prince Edward County to the North Carolina border
the Nottoway River watershed stretches from Prince Edward County to the North Carolina border
Source: US Geological Survey (USGS), TNM Download

in 1861, railroads and plank roads carried crops from the Nottoway River watershed to Petersburg and Portsmouth
in 1861, railroads and plank roads carried crops from the Nottoway River watershed to Petersburg and Portsmouth
Source: Library of Congress, Colton's new topographical map of the eastern portion of the state of North Carolina with part of Virginia & South Carolina (by Joseph H. Colton, 1861)


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