|Rutherwood||community in E Watauga County S of South Fork New River.|
|Rutledge Creek||rises in NE Surry County and flows SE into Ararat River.|
|Ryan||community in N Robeson County served by post office, 1888-1902.|
|Ryders Pond||E Warren County on Little Fishing Creek. Covers approx. 10 acres, with a max. depth of 4 ft.|
|Rye Mountain||E Jackson County on the head of Flat Creek. Alt. 4,542.|
|Rye Patch Branch||rises in NW Swain County and flows SE into Twentymile Creek.|
|Rye Ridge||W Avery County.|
|Rye Swamp||rises in W Sampson County and flows SW into Little Coharie Creek.|
|Ryes||community in W Harnett County.|
|Ryland||community in N Chowan County. Site of an early Quaker settlement. Post office est. there 1888 and named for a railroad official.|
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