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Coordinates: 37°54′54″N 75°26′39″W / 37.914898°N 75.444144°W / 37.914898; -75.444144

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Cockle Creek
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Country United States
Physical characteristics
Main source Chincoteague Inlet
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River mouth Chincoteague Bay
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Length 3.5 miles (5.6 km)

Cockle Creek is a 3.5-mile-long (5.6 km) stream in Chincoteague, Virginia between Chincoteague Inlet to the south and Chincoteague Bay to the north. It was the site of a naval battle during the Civil War, the Battle of Cockle Creek.

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