Back Branch (Deep River tributary) facts for kids
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Location of Back Branch mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Deep River|
|Main source||Broad Mouth Branch divide
about 2 miles northeast of Coleridge, North Carolina
655 ft (200 m)
|River mouth||Deep River
about 0.25 miles north of Coleridge, North Carolina
398 ft (121 m)
|Length||4.54 mi (7.31 km)|
|River system||Deep River|
|Basin size||3.29 square miles (8.5 km2)|
|Bridges||Willie Wright Road, Craven Branch Road, NC 22|
Back Branch rises on the Broad Mouth Branch divide about 2 miles northeast of Coleridge, North Carolina in Randolph County, North Carolina and then flows southwesterly to join the Deep River about 0.25 miles north of Coleridge, North Carolina.
Back Branch drains 3.29 square miles (8.5 km2) of area, receives about 47.3 in/year of precipitation, and has a wetness index of 388.39 and is about 52% forested.
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