Gourdvine Creek (Richardson Creek tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsGourdvine Creek
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Location of Gourdvine Creek mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Richardson Creek|
|Main source||Maness Branch divide
pond about 1.5 miles southeast of Hamilton Crossroads, North Carolina
548 ft (167 m)
|River mouth||Richardson Creek
about 2 miles southeast of New Salem, North Carolina
348 ft (106 m)
|Length||5.59 mi (9.00 km)|
|River system||Pee Dee|
|Basin size||9.82 square miles (25.4 km2)|
|Bridges||Ansonville Road, Olive Branch Road, Bunn Simpson Road, Holly School Road|
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Gourd Wine Creek
Gourdvine Creek rises in a pond about 1.5 miles southeast of Hamilton Crossroads, North Carolina and then flows north to join Richardson Creek about 2 miles southeast of New Salem.
Gourdvine Creek drains 9.82 square miles (25.4 km2) of area, receives about 48.1 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 401.82, and is about 33% forested.
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