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Barlow Branch
Barlow Branch (Blackbird Creek tributary) is located in Delaware
Barlow Branch (Blackbird Creek tributary)
Barlow Branch (Blackbird Creek tributary) is located in the United States
Barlow Branch (Blackbird Creek tributary)
Location of Barlow Branch mouth
Other name(s) Tributary to Blackbird Creek
Country United States
State Delaware
County New Castle
Physical characteristics
Main source divide between Barlow Branch and Sassafras River
just north of Ebenezer Church
75 ft (23 m)
River mouth Blackbird Creek
Blackbird, Delaware
2 ft (0.61 m)
Length 1.98 mi (3.19 km)
Basin features
Progression southeast
River system Blackbird Creek
Basin size 7.6 square miles (20 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries

Barlow Branch is a 1.98 mi (3.19 km) long tributary to Blackbird Creek in New Castle County, Delaware. Barlow Branch is one of the major tributaries to Blackbird Creek above tidal influence.

Course

Barlow Branch rises on the Sassafras River divide just north of Ebenezer Church, Delaware.

Watershed

Barlow Branch drains 7.60 square miles (19.7 km2) of area, receives about 43.6 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 602.79 and is about 22.5% forested.

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Course of Barlow Branch (Blackbird Creek tributary)
Course of Barlow Branch (Blackbird Creek tributary) in New Castle County, Delaware
Watershed of Barlow Branch (Blackbird Creek tributary)
Watershed of Barlow Branch (Blackbird Creek tributary) in New Castle County, Delaware
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