Horton Run (South Branch French Creek tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsHorton Run
|Other name(s)||Tributary to South Branch French Creek|
|Main source||divide between Horton Run and West Shreve Run (Oil Creek)
about 2.5 miles southeast of Hinkley Corners, Pennsylvania
1,550 ft (470 m)
|River mouth||South Branch French Creek
about 1 mile west of Union City at the Concord-LeBeouf Township line
1,204 ft (367 m)
|Length||4.36 mi (7.02 km)|
|River system||Allegheny River|
|Basin size||3.11 square miles (8.1 km2)|
|Bridges||Shreve Road, US 6, Clemens Road|
Horton Run is a 4.36 mi (7.02 km) long tributary to South Branch French Creek in Erie County, Pennsylvania and is classed as a 1st order stream on the EPA waters geoviewer site.
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Shreves Run
Horton Run drains 3.11 square miles (8.1 km2) of Erie Drift Plain (glacial geology). The watershed receives an average of 46.3 in/year of precipitation and has a wetness index of 468.45.
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