Cumberland Gap

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a pass through the Cumberland Mountains between Virginia and Kentucky that early settlers used in order to move west

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The most logical route starts and ends in Lexington, hitting Cumberland Gap, Big South Fork, and Mammoth Cave in that order.
King of skiffle LONNIE DONEGAN delivers Rock Island Line, Putting On The Style, Cumberland Gap and Don't You Rock Me Daddy-O.
And headliner Rodney Atkins, whose chart-toppers include "These Are My People", in which the singer from Cumberland Gap, Tenn.
This plant was later found in many locales in eastern North America, especially n the Cumberland Gap region of Appalachia.
1s - Cumberland Gap, Gamblin' Man/Puttin' On The Style (both in 1957) and My Old Man's A Dustman (1960).
Major tailbacks were a result of the accident, which happened at 4am in an area known locally as the Cumberland Gap.
Summer birds of Cumberland Gap National Historic Park.
Pork producer Smithfield Foods has gained regulatory clearance for its proposed acquisition of a 90% stake in Cumberland Gap Provision.
But the staff at Tennessee's Cumberland Gap National Historical Park enthusiastically greeted backhoes and earthmovers in spring 2001 because of what their arrival signaled.
Following the Indian trail, they cross the mountains at the Cumberland Gap and enter what is now Kentucky.
They left Delaware for western Virginia, they crossed the Cumberland Gap, they rode on a barge from Paducah to Pike County.
Along the way he's made his mark on music with songs like My Old Man's A Dustman, Cumberland Gap and Gambling Man.
Cumberland Gap on the border of Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia tells the story of Daniel Boone and the ``Wilderness Road'' that became an early route for migration west out of Virginia.
Yellow Creek begins at Fern Lake, a picture-postcard scene nestled up in the greenery of the mountains near the Cumberland Gap.
In addition to the Smithfield brand, its Gwaltney, Esskay, and Cumberland Gap products are among the leaders in their respective markets.
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