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Hummer Creek
Other name(s) Tributary to Thompson Creek
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Crawford
Physical characteristics
Main source West Branch Caldwell Creek divide
about 2 miles east-southeast of Vrooman, Pennsylvania
1,660 ft (510 m)
River mouth Thompson Creek
Shelamndine Springs, Pennsylvania
1,328 ft (405 m)
Length 3.83 mi (6.16 km)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    10.76 cu ft/s (0.305 m3/s) at mouth with Thompson Creek
Basin features
Progression southwest
River system Allegheny River
Basin size 5.50 square miles (14.2 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges Cloverdale Road, Hummer Road, Townline Road

Hummer Creek is a 3.83 mi (6.16 km) long 2nd order tributary to Thompson Creek in Crawford County, Pennsylvania.

Variant names

According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:

  • Hummer Run

Course

Hummer Creek rises about 2 miles east-southeast of Vrooman, Pennsylvania and then flows southwest to join Thompson Creek at Shelmandine Springs.

Watershed

Hummer Creek drains 5.50 square miles (14.2 km2) of area, receives about 45.1 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 459.72, and is about 54% forested.

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Course of Hummer Creek (Thompson Creek tributary)
Course of Hummer Creek (Thompson Creek tributary) in Crawford County, Pennsylvania
Watershed of Hummer Creek (Thompson Creek tributary)
Watershed of Hummer Creek (Thompson Creek tributary) in Crawford County, Pennsylvania
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