Hudson Branch (Spring Creek tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsHudson Branch
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Spring Creek|
|Main source||Cow Marsh Ditch divide
about 0.5 miles southwest of Riverdale Estates, Delaware
60 ft (18 m)
|River mouth||Spring Creek
about 2.5 miles northwest of Frederica, Delaware
0 ft (0 m)
|Length||9.36 mi (15.06 km)|
|River system||Murderkill River|
|Basin size||8.90 square miles (23.1 km2)|
|Bridges||Firetower Road, Turkey Point Road, US 13, DE 15, Barratts Chapel Road, Fox Chase Road, McGinnis Pond Road|
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Berrytown Branch
- Canterbury Branch
- Cranberry Branch
- Hudson Ditch
- Hudson's Branch
Hudson Branch rises on the Cow Marsh Ditch divide about 0.5 miles southwest of Riverdale Estates, Delaware. Hudson Branch then flows easterly to meet Spring Creek about 2.5 miles northwest of Frederica, Delaware.
Hudson Branch drains 8.90 square miles (23.1 km2) of area, receives about 44.9 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 597.91 and is about 6.0% forested.
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