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Dismal Swamp and Lake Drummond.

Early recollections. Vivid portrayal of amusing scenes.

by Robert Arnold

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Published by Green, Burke & Gregory, printers in Norfolk, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Dismal Swamp (N.C. and Va.),
  • Drummond, Lake (Va.)
    • Subjects:
    • Dismal Swamp (N.C. and Va.),
    • Drummond, Lake (Va.)

    • Edition Notes

      Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

      Other titlesUncle Alek and his mule
      StatementBy Robt. Arnold ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF232.D7 A71
      The Physical Object
      Pagination78 p. ;
      Number of Pages78
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6930797M
      LC Control Number03020620
      OCLC/WorldCa3665622

      Straddling the Virginia/N.C. border, Lake Drummond was formed way back in the murky primordial past. Although no one knows exactly how, at least six different theories have been advanced: That the lake was the last remaining area of the open-water phase of the Great Dismal Swamp’s development;.   Feeder Ditch entrance - Dismal Swamp Canal, Chesapeake, VA Daily, sunrise to sunset. BY WATER ONLY entrance to Lake Drummond. Follow this link for details and entrance points to all our public access points: Trails Guide Brochure. Trail Map.

      Despite its name, the Great Dismal Swamp is an exceptionally beautiful, albeit haunting, natural area with hundreds of acres to explore. Alan Bourne/AllTrails There's no better way to explore the iconic Lake Drummond than a stroll along the Boardwalk Trail. Today it's protected by the ,acre Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge surrounding Lake Drummond, one of only two natural lakes in all of Virginia. The perfectly round, bowl-shaped lake is a mystery in itself. Many believe it was .

      Dismal Swamp Canal Chesapeake, VA A by-water only access to Lake Drummond. The Feeder Ditch connects the Dismal Swamp Canal to Lake Drummond. n Fishing and boating are permitted year-round on Lake Drummond. A Virginia freshwater license is required. n Vessels are limited to a maximum 25 hp on the lake. n Lake hours are from sunrise to sunset.   Many found refuge and made a home in the swamp that lies between Norfolk and Elizabeth City, N.C. While the Great Dismal Swamp provided a safe space to hide, it came at a cost. The swamp is filled.


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You can also read the full text online using our ereader. LAKE DRUMMOND RESERVATION We are pleased to submit to you the following information for the Lake Drummond Reservation in the heart of the Great Dismal Swamp.

The southern half of the reservation, approximately 1 acre, is open for visitors 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for outdoor and wilderness experience and historical appreciation.

Detailed Description. Photograph of Lake Drummond, which is located within the Great Dismal Swamp in Virginia. USGS scientists recently collected peat and lake core samples from the swamp to help reconstruct natural environmental conditions over the p years.

Based on local legends about an Indian maid who died just before her wedding day and who is periodically seen paddling her ghostly white canoe across the water of Lake Drummond, Moore's poem tells how the bereaved lover came to believe that his lost love had departed her grave and taken to the Swamp.

The Feeder Ditch entrance is a by water only access to Lake Drummond from the Dismal Swamp Canal entering the refuge from the east. Fishing/Boating access from the Interior Ditch boat ramp is allowed everyday by using the Wildlife Drive.

Lake Drummond is a beautiful 3, acre natural fresh water lake in Virginia in the heart of the Dismal Swamp. Lake Drummond Reservation is located in the heart of the Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge and accessible from the Feeder Ditch approximately 7 miles north of the Welcome Center and 3 miles west from the Canal.

Arnold, R. () The Dismal Swamp and Lake Drummond. When you reach Lake Drummond at its center, remember to bring your camera – you never know when the Lady of the Lake will make a spooky appearance. Works Cited “History.” Dismal Swamp Canal Welcome Center, n.d. Web. 17 April Para. Hausman, Sandy.

“Fleeing TO Dismal Swamp, Slaves And Outcasts Found Freedom.” 28. The Dismal Swamp and Lake Drummond, Early recollections Vivid portrayal of Amusing Scenes Language: English: LoC Class: F United States local history: The South. South Atlantic States: Subject: Dismal Swamp (N.C.

and Va.) audio books by Jane Austen. Access from the east by passage through the Dismal Swamp Canal and then westward through the Feeder Ditch. Boats using the boat lift at the Lake Drummond Reservation spillway are limited to a weight of 1, pounds or less.

On the lake, there is a maximum motor size of 25 hp. The Lake is open for boaters and fisherman from sunrise to sunset.

Lake Drummond/Dismal Swamp NWR Situated in the middle of The Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge, is two and one-half miles across and miles from the nearest paved road.

One of only two natural lakes in Virginia, it is over 20 feet above sea level, unique for a US eastern coastal swamp. The Great Dismal Swamp covers nearly square miles straddling the VA and NC border.

Our kayak journey will take place in the heart of this amazing swampland forest on Lake Drummond. This unusual naturally occurring lake is just over the border in. The Dismal Swamp and Lake Drummond, Early recollections - Vivid portrayal of Amusing Scenes: The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Dismal Swamp and Lake Drummond, Early recollections, by Robert Arnold This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of. The Refuge consists ofacres of forested wetlands surrounding Lake Drummond, a 3, acre natural lake located in the heart of the swamp.

William Drummond, the first Governor of North Carolina (), discovered the oval lake which still bears his name. The Dismal Swamp and Lake Drummond‚ Early recollections is a popular book by Robert Arnold.

Read The Dismal Swamp and Lake Drummond‚ Early recollections, free online version of the book by Robert Arnold, on Robert Arnold's The Dismal Swamp and Lake Drummond‚ Early recollections consists of 13 parts for ease of reading. Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge is aacre seasonally flooded wetland forest located in southeastern Virginia and northeastern North Carolina.

The Dismal Swamp today is only a. After the surrender, so great was the demand for boats by strangers that wished 29 to visit the Lake of the Dismal Swamp, that Capt. Busby, an energetic citizen of Nansemond county, Virginia, had erected near the Lake a Hotel known as the Lake Drummond Hotel, and to invite visitors he had built a beautiful " Gondola," which was run daily to the.

The Dismal Swamp Canal and Lake Drummond Hotel on paper money, Unknown Binding – January 1, by John Anthony Muscalus (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. In a view made by Thomas Williamson portraying the sternwheeler "Lady of the Lake" in front of the Lake Drummond Hotel on the Dismal Author: John Anthony Muscalus.Lake Drummond, a 3,acre (13 km 2) natural lake, is located in the heart of the swamp.

The lake, a remarkably circular body of water, is one of only two natural lakes in Virginia. Along the Great Dismal Swamp's eastern edge runs the Dismal Swamp Canal, completed in What are the most popular housing types in Deep Creek West-Dismal Swamp Chesapeake, VA?

Homeowners occupy roughly 85% of the dwellings in the neighborhood whereas the remainder are rented. The main housing types in this part of Chesapeake are single detached homes and townhouses.

Roughly 30% of properties in this part of the city were.