Barnes Creek (Uwharrie River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBarnes Creek
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Uwharrie River|
|Main source||West Fork Little River divide
about 2 miles southwest of Pisgah, North Carolina
750 ft (230 m)
|River mouth||Uwharrie River
about 1.5 miles north of Uwharrie, North Carolina
305 ft (93 m)
|Length||11.39 mi (18.33 km)|
|River system||Pee Dee|
|Basin size||24.09 square miles (62.4 km2)|
|Bridges||Randall Hurley Road, Horseshoe Bend Road (x2), Flint Hill Road, Tower Road, Ophir Road|
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Barns Creek
Barnes Creek rises on the West Fork Little River divide about 2 miles southwest of Pisgah in Randolph County, North Carolina. Barnes Creek then flows southwest to meet the Uwharrie River about 1.5 miles north of Uwharrie.
Barnes Creek drains 24.09 square miles (62.4 km2) of area, receives about 47.5 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 343.93 and is about 81% forested.
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