Chaney Run (Big Sandy Creek tributary) facts for kids
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Location of Chaney Run mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Big Sandy Creek|
|Main source||Lick Run divide
about 1 mile south of Summit, Pennsylvania
2,420 ft (740 m)
|River mouth||Big Sandy Creek
about 2.5 miles southwest of Elliottsville, Pennsylvania
1,597 ft (487 m)
|Length||3.94 mi (6.34 km)|
|River system||Monongahela River|
|Basin size||3.13 square miles (8.1 km2)|
|Bridges||Wharton Furnace Road (x5)|
Chaney Run rises about 1 mile south of Summit, Pennsylvania, and then flows southeast to join Big Sandy Creek about 2.5 miles southwest of Mt. Washington.
Chaney Run drains 3.13 square miles (8.1 km2) of area, receives about 51.6 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 314.82, and is about 96% forested.
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