Dan River Basin

The Dan River is the key river in the Dan River Basin. The Mayo River, the Smith River, the Sandy River, the Hyco River and the Bannister River flow into the Dan River. In turn, the Dan River flows into the Roanoke…

Madison NC

Madison NC. Madison was a river town. Produce and live stock was carried up and down the Dan River on barges. Traffic across the river was by Ferry. Bridges began to appear in the early 1800's but the area where the Dan…