Bowes Branch facts for kids
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Location of Bowes Branch mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Hyco River|
|Main source||unnamed tributary to Mayo Creek divide
about 1 mile northeast of Bethel Hill, North Carolina
550 ft (170 m)
|River mouth||Hyco River
about 2 miles east of Harmony, Virginia
328 ft (100 m)
|Length||3.68 mi (5.92 km)|
|River system||Roanoke River|
|Basin size||4.51 square miles (11.7 km2)|
Bowes Branch rises about 0.25 miles northeast of Bethel Hill, North Carolina, and then flows generally north into Halifax County, Virginia to join the Hyco River about 2 east of Harmony.
Bowes Branch drains 4.51 square miles (11.7 km2) of area, receives about 46.0 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 368.69, and is about 73% forested.
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