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Carolina Creek
Other name(s) Tributary to Lanes Creek
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Union
Physical characteristics
Main source Brown Creek divide
pond about 0.5 miles east of Mt. Pisgah Church, just north of South Carolina state line.
581 ft (177 m)
River mouth Lanes Creek
about 5 miles south of Allens Crossroads, North Carolina
458 ft (140 m)
Length 4.74 mi (7.63 km)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    4.04 cu ft/s (0.114 m3/s) at mouth with Lanes Creek
Basin features
Progression generally north
River system Pee Dee River
Basin size 3.39 square miles (8.8 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges Vann Snead Road, Landsford Road, Old Pageland Marshville Road

Carolina Creek is a 4.74 mi (7.63 km) long 1st order tributary to Lanes Creek in Union County, North Carolina.

Course

Carolina Creek rises in a pond about 0.5 miles east of Mt. Pisgah Church, just north of the South Carolina state line. Carolina Creek then flows north to meet Lanes Creek about 5 miles south of Allens Crossroads, North Carolina.<ref name="CBTopozone">

Watershed

Carolina Creek drains 3.39 square miles (8.8 km2) of area, receives about 48.5 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 476.70 and is about 43% forested.

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