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For the unincorporated area, see Cedar Brook, New Jersey.
Not to be confused with Cedar Creek (New Jersey).
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Cedar Brook
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Map of Cedar Brook
Country United States
Physical characteristics
River mouth 79 ft (24 m)
Basin features
Progression Cranbury Brook, Millstone River, Raritan River, Atlantic Ocean
River system Raritan River system

Cedar Brook is a tributary of Cranbury Brook in Cranbury, New Jersey, United States.


Cedar Brook starts at 40°19′50″N 74°27′27″W / 40.33056°N 74.45750°W / 40.33056; -74.45750, near Exit 8A on the New Jersey Turnpike. It flows southwest, crossing Applegarth Road and Prospect Plains Road before crossing the Turnpike. It then crosses Cranbury-South River Road and Route 130 and flows through a swamp area. It then crosses Plainsboro Cranbury Road before draining into Cranbury Brook at 40°19′16″N 74°33′29″W / 40.32111°N 74.55806°W / 40.32111; -74.55806.


This stream is large and accessible by many of the roads it crosses.

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