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Goose Creek
Road sign for Goose Creek
Goose Creek (Manitoba, Nelson) is located in Manitoba
Goose Creek (Manitoba, Nelson)
Location of the mouth of Goose Creek in Manitoba
Country Canada
Province Manitoba
Region Northern
Physical characteristics
Main source Unnamed lake
144 m (472 ft)
56°38′58″N 94°13′15″W / 56.64944°N 94.22083°W / 56.64944; -94.22083
River mouth Nelson River
35 m (115 ft)
56°39′41″N 93°49′29″W / 56.66139°N 93.82472°W / 56.66139; -93.82472
Basin features
River system Hudson Bay drainage basin

Goose Creek is a river in the Hudson Bay drainage basin in Northern Manitoba, Canada. It runs from an unnamed lake to the Nelson River, which it enters as a left tributary. The river flows under the Hudson Bay Railway (passed by the Via Rail Winnipeg – Churchill train), between the settlements of Weir River to the north and Charlebois to the south, close to its source; and under Manitoba Provincial Road 290 just before its mouth.

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