Great Coharie Creek (Black River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsGreat Coharie Creek
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Black River|
|Main source||divide between Great Coharie Creek and Sevenmile Swamp
about 1 mile north of Timothy, North Carolina
200 ft (61 m)
|River mouth||Black River
about 3 miles southeast of Ingold, North Carolina
36 ft (11 m)
|Length||48.88 mi (78.66 km)|
|River system||Black River|
|Basin size||379.27 square miles (982.3 km2)|
|Bridges||Easy Street, Oak Grove Church Road, Old Crow Road, Warren Mill Road, US 13, McLamb Road, Rosin Hill Road, Roanoke Road, Keener Road, US 421, Five Bridge Road, Roseboro Highway (NC 24), Boykin Bridge Road, Ebenezer Forest Road, Wright Bridge Road, US 701, Lisbon Bridge Road|
Great Coharie Creek is a 48.88 mi (78.66 km) long 5th order tributary to the Black River in Sampson County, North Carolina.
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Cohary Swamp
Great Coharie Creek rises on the Sevenmile Creek divide in northern Sampson County and then flows south to form the Black River with Six Runs Creek (Six Run Creek) about 3 miles southeast of Ingold.
Great Coharie Creek drains 379.27 square miles (982.3 km2) of area, receives about 49.0 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 571.73 and is about 14% forested.
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