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James River


The James River is a river in the U.S. state of Virginia. It is 348 miles (560 km) long, extending to 444 miles (715 km) if one includes the Jackson River, the longer ...

About the James River | JRA


The James is Virginia's largest tributary to the Chesapeake Bay. The river is 340 miles long, which makes it one of the longest rivers in America that begins and ...

James River Bridge ranked as the world's longest - Daily Press


Nov 17, 2013 ... 17, 1928, the James River Bridge ranked as the world's longest. ... 17, which included a 2-mile-long "monster parade," a pyrotechnic recreation ...

James River | river, Virginia, United States | Britannica.com


Apr 29, 2015 ... The James is navigable for deep drafts to Richmond. A bridge 4.5 miles (7 km) long spans the river above Newport News. Jamestown Island ...

Charts & Maps - James River Cats


Charts James River. The thing with the James you can get in shallow water real quick...in fact I noticed Capt Hugh carries a 1.5 dia x 20' long push pole on his ...

Road Trip: The James River, Virginia -- National Geographic


Get stop-by-stop directions for a driving tour along the James River, Virginia from National Geographic's Ultimate Road Trips. Wind your way deep into American ...

James River Bridge (US-17) - Roads to the Future


The US-17 James River Bridge, looking northeast toward Newport News. The shipping channel is crossed by a 415-foot long vertical lift span that has 60 feet of  ...

The James River Park System, Richmond Virginia


The Friends of the James River Park is an all-volunteer organization created by a ... and spring rains make them vulnerable to erosion and long-term damage.

Visit the James River Park, Richmond Virginia


The Friends of the James River Park is an all-volunteer organization created by a dedicated group of citizens in 1999. Our mission is to provide an ongoing ...

Old Muddy James and the Flow of History : The Colonial ...


Historic Jamestown Island today, on the banks of the James River, site of the first ... A few years back he unearthed a ring of skulls long ago secreted for a ...

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Secrets of the James - Where does the James River Begin?


Sep 26, 2011 ... One of the most frequently asked questions about the James is: Where does the river begin? Many of America's great rivers can trace their ...

Heritage of the James River


What makes the James River special? At 340 miles long--or 434 if you add its headwater streams, it is not as long as some rivers, and at 600 million years of age ...

The James River | The Geology of Virginia


he James River flows across four of Virginia's physiographic provinces draining ... meters per kilometer with a few riffles breaking long stretches of flat water.