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Fivemile Creek
Other name(s) Tributary to East Branch Oil Creek
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Crawford
Township Rome
Sparta
Physical characteristics
Main source divide between Fivemile Creek and Shirley Run
about 2 miles east-northeast of Buell Corners, Pennsylvania
1,680 ft (510 m)
River mouth East Branch Oil Creek
about 3 miles northeast of Centerville, Pennsylvania
1,348 ft (411 m)
Length 4.87 mi (7.84 km)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    20.86 cu ft/s (0.591 m3/s) at mouth with East Branch Oil Creek
Basin features
Progression north then west
River system Allegheny River (Oil Creek)
Basin size 10.75 square miles (27.8 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges Hatchtown Road, PA 89

Fivemile Creek is a 4.87 mi (7.84 km) long tributary to East Branch Oil Creek in Crawford County, Pennsylvania.

Course

Fivemile Creek rises on the Shirley Run divide about 2 miles east-northeast of Buell Corners, Pennsylvania. Fivemile Creek then flows north and then west through Fish Flats and the Erie Drift Plain to East Branch Oil Creek.

Watershed

Fivemile Creek drains 10.75 square miles (27.8 km2) of area, receives about 45.7 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 453.06 and is about 62% forested.

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Course of Fivemile Creek (East Branch Oil Creek)
Course of Fivemile Creek (East Branch Oil Creek tributary)
Watershed of Fivemile Creek (East Branch Oil Creek)
Watershed of Fivemile Creek (East Branch Oil Creek tributary)
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