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Almshouse Branch
Almshouse Branch (Isaac Branch tributary) is located in Delaware
Almshouse Branch (Isaac Branch tributary)
Almshouse Branch (Isaac Branch tributary) is located in the United States
Almshouse Branch (Isaac Branch tributary)
Location of Almshouse Branch mouth
Other name(s) Tributary to Isaac Branch
Country United States
State Delaware
County Kent
Physical characteristics
Main source divide between Almshouse Branch and Cow Marsh Ditch (Choptank River)
about 3 miles southwest of Camden, Delaware
62 ft (19 m)
River mouth Isaac Branch
about 2 miles west of Wyoming, Delaware
30 ft (9.1 m)
Length 3.16 mi (5.09 km)
Basin features
Progression north
River system St. Jones River
Basin size 2.29 square miles (5.9 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges Thicket Road, Westville Road

Almshouse Branch is a 3.16 mi (5.09 km) long 1st order tributary to Isaac Branch in Kent County, Delaware.

Course

Almshouse Branch rises about 3 miles southwest of Camden in Kent County, Delaware on the Cow Marsh Ditch divide. Almshouse Branch then flows north to meet Isaac Branch about 2 miles west of Wyoming, Delaware.

Watershed

Almshouse Branch drains 2.29 square miles (5.9 km2) of area, receives about 44.8 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 629.58 and is about 5% forested.

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Course and Watershed of Almshouse Branch (Isaac Branch tributary)
Course and Watershed of Almshouse Branch (Isaac Branch tributary)
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