Hangmans Run (Appoquinimink River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsHangmans Run
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Appoquinimink River|
|Main source||Beaver Branch divide
about 0.25 miles northeast of Fieldsboro, Delaware
31 ft (9.4 m)
|River mouth||Appoquinimink River
about 0.5 miles southeast of Thomas Landing, Delaware
0 ft (0 m)
|Length||3.64 mi (5.86 km)|
|River system||Appoquinimink River|
|Basin size||45.21 square miles (117.1 km2)|
|Bridges||Taylors Bridge Road|
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Damascus Creek
Hangmans Run rises on the Beaver Branch divide about 0.25 miles northeast of Fieldsboro in New Castle County, Delaware. Hangmans Run then flows northeast to meet the Appoquinimink River about 0.5 miles southeast of Thomas Landing, Delaware.
Hangmans Run drains 45.21 square miles (117.1 km2) of area, receives about 43.2 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 612.35 and is about 5.5% forested.
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