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Barkers Branch
Other name(s) Tributary to Lanes Creek
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Union
Physical characteristics
Main source Cedar Branch divide
about 0.25 miles northeast of Allens Crossroads, North Carolina
572 ft (174 m)
River mouth Lanes Creek
about 2 miles north of Sturdivants Crossroads, North Carolina
418 ft (127 m)
Length 4.51 mi (7.26 km)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    3.39 cu ft/s (0.096 m3/s) at mouth with Lanes Creek
Basin features
Progression east and northeast
River system Pee Dee River
Basin size 2.76 square miles (7.1 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges Ajars Road, Camden Road, Baron Greene Road, Tanner Road, Philadelphia Church Road, Landsford Road

Barkers Branch is a 4.51 mi (7.26 km) long 1st order tributary to Lanes Creek in Union County, North Carolina.

Course

Barkers Branch rises about 0.25 miles northeast of Allens Crossroads, North Carolina. Barkers Branch then flows northeast and then turns east to meet Lanes Creek about 2 miles north of Sturdivants Crossroads, North Carolina.

Watershed

Barkers Branch drains 2.76 square miles (7.1 km2) of area, receives about 48.2 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 434.32 and is about 38% forested.

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