Cumberland Gap definition

  • others:
    • A natural passage through Cumberland Plateau close to the junction of the Kentucky, Virginia, and Tennessee borders. It absolutely was utilized by Daniel Boone in 1775 as a strategic point along his wild Road, the key route of westward migration for the following half century.
  • noun:
    • a pass through the Cumberland Mountains between Virginia and Kentucky that very early settlers used in purchase to move west

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