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Ash Gut
Ash Gut (Murderkill River tributary) is located in Delaware
Ash Gut (Murderkill River tributary)
Ash Gut (Murderkill River tributary) is located in the United States
Ash Gut (Murderkill River tributary)
Location of Ash Gut mouth
Other name(s) Tributary to Murderkill River
Country United States
State Delaware
County Kent
Physical characteristics
Main source Pratt Branch divide
about 0.2 miles west of Frederica, Delaware
30 ft (9.1 m)
River mouth Murderkill River
about 0.5 miles south of Frederica, Delaware
0 ft (0 m)
Length 2.07 mi (3.33 km)
Basin features
Progression southeast
River system Murderkill River
Basin size 2.94 square miles (7.6 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges DE 12, Carpenter Bridge Road

Ash Gut is a 2.07 mi (3.33 km) long 2nd order tributary to the Murderkill River in Kent County, Delaware.

Course

Ash Gut rises on the Pratt Branch divide about 0.2 miles west of Frederica, Delaware. Ash Gut then flows southeast to meet the Murderkill River about 0.5 miles south of Frederica, Delaware.

Watershed

Ash Gut drains 2.94 square miles (7.6 km2) of area, receives about 45.1 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 586.46 and is about 4.2% forested.

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Course of Ash Gut (Murderkill River tributary)
Course of Ash Gut (Murderkill River tributary)
Watershed of Ash Gut (Murderkill River tributary)
Watershed of Ash Gut (Murderkill River tributary)
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