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The windfall River starts off its trip from the confluence of the Moshassuck and Woonasquatucket Rivers, within the capital urban from which the river takes its identify. a brief distance downstream, the Seekonk River joins with the windfall as they stream on towards the mouth of Narragansett Bay. The heritage of the sea country used to be made at the banks of this historical river.
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