Welcome to Tug River ...
Although we found mention of Tug River during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Tug River was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists.
While we are confident that Tug River was located in McDowell County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Tug River to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Tug River - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Tug River, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Tug River might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Tug River would be found within the (304) and (681)<2> area codes.