- a part of the Pee Dee River that flows SE through central North Carolina.
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Examples from the Web for yadkin
Gardner escaped; escaped at the crossing of the Yadkin River.Lights and Shadows in Confederate Prisons
Homer B. Sprague
The Yadkin is a small stream in the north-west part of the State.Daniel Boone
John S. C. Abbott
The writer has seen the place on the Yadkin where Cornwallis decided not to cross.
This time, in 1760, they went far from the Yadkin into the Watauga country of Tennessee.Blue Ridge Country
The Catawba crossed, the next stream of importance was the Yadkin.Historical Tales, Vol. 2 (of 15)