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North River
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The North River at McCrillis Road in Nottingham, NH
Country United States
State New Hampshire
Counties Rockingham, Strafford
Towns Nottingham, Lee, Epping
Physical characteristics
Main source North River Pond
451 ft (137 m)
River mouth Lamprey River
85 ft (26 m)
Length 15.1 mi (24.3 km)
Basin features

The North River is a 15.1-mile-long (24.3 km) river located in southeastern New Hampshire in the United States. It is a tributary of the Lamprey River, part of the Great Bay and Piscataqua River watershed leading to the Atlantic Ocean.

The river begins at the outlet of North River Pond in the northern corner of Nottingham, New Hampshire. It flows southeast through hilly, wooded terrain, crossing the entire town of Nottingham, the southwest corner of Lee, and a northern part of Epping, where it joins the Lamprey. A major tributary of the North River is the Bean River, which joins from the west in the center part of Nottingham.

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