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Spanish River

noun
1.
a river in S Ontario, Canada, flowing S into the North Channel of Lake Huron. 150 miles (241 km) long.
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  • On the 11th, they encamped on a small stream, near the foot of the Spanish River Mountain.

    Astoria Washington Irving
  • When Walker and his ships reached Spanish River, he called another council of war.

  • The next day, October 17th, they passed two large tributary streams of the Spanish River.

    Astoria Washington Irving
  • It was also spoken of as Spanish River, from the report that Spaniards occupied its lower valleys.

    The Romance of the Colorado River Frederick S. Dellenbaugh
  • Some of the cargo had to be taken out in lighters to enable us to get up the Spanish River.

  • This they presumed to have been made by another band of Crows, who had probably been hunting lower down on the Spanish River.

    Astoria Washington Irving

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