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Bakers Creek
Map of Bakers Creek mouth location
Map of Bakers Creek mouth location
Map of Bakers Creek mouth location
Map of Bakers Creek mouth location
Location of Bakers Creek mouth
Other name(s) Tributary to Cape Fear River
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Bladen
Physical characteristics
Main source Bear Ford Swamp divide
Dublin, North Carolina
126 ft (38 m)
River mouth Cape Fear River
about 1 mile south of Yorick, North Carolina
24 ft (7.3 m)
Length 4.81 mi (7.74 km)
Basin features
Progression southeast
River system Cape Fear River
Basin size 9.03 square miles (23.4 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    Bomill Branch
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges McDaniel Lane, Lyon Landing Road, Rice Pond Road, Owen Hill Road

Bakers Creek is a 4.81 mi (7.74 km) long 3rd order tributary to the Cape Fear River in Bladen County, North Carolina.

Course

Bakers Creek rises in Dublin, North Carolina on the Bear Ford Swamp divide and then flows southeast to join the Cape Fear River about 1 mile southwest of Yorick, North Carolina.

Watershed

Baker Creek drains 9.03 square miles (23.4 km2) of area, receives about 49.1 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 518.97 and is about 21% forested.

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Course of Bakers Creek
Course of Bakers Creek (Cape Fear River tributary)
Watershed of Bakers Creek
Watershed of Bakers Creek (Cape Fear River tributary)
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