Cowskin Creek facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsCowskin Creek
|Region||Douglas and Webster counties|
|Main source||Approximately 1,400 ft (430 m)|
|River mouth||1,040 ft (320 m)|
Cowskin Creek is a stream in northwest Douglas and extreme southeastern Webster counties of Missouri. Cowskin has its headwaters in southeast Webster County west of Cedar Gap and is a tributary to Beaver Creek which it joins just west of the Arno store. The stream is bridged by Missouri Route 14 just east of the junction with Missouri Route K.
According to tradition, a pioneer citizen skinned cows who had died of disease near this creek.
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