Bridges Branch (Crabtree Creek tributary) facts for kids
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Location of Bridges Branch mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Crabtree Creek|
|Main source||divide between Bridges Branch and Pigeon House Branch
Raleigh, North Carolina near St. Augustines College
300 ft (91 m)
|River mouth||Crabtree Creek
Raleigh, North Carolina
197 ft (60 m)
|Length||1.26 mi (2.03 km)|
|River system||Neuse River|
|Basin size||0.46 square miles (1.2 km2)|
|Bridges||George Pup William Drive, Glascock Street, Barksdale Drive|
Bridges Branch is the smallest named tributary to Crabtree Creek and rises in eastern Raleigh, North Carolina near St. Augustines College then flows northeast through Lions Park to meet Crabtree Creek just downstream of Pigeon House Branch. About 4% of the watershed is forested with the rest being developed.
Bridges Branch drains 0.46 square miles (1.2 km2) of Raleigh Gneiss geology. The watershed receives an average of 46.7 in/year of precipitation and has a wetness index of 426.39.
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