Hummer Creek (Thompson Creek tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsHummer Creek
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Thompson Creek|
|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)|
|River system||Allegheny River|
|Basin size||5.50 square miles (14.2 km2)|
|Bridges||Cloverdale Road, Hummer Road, Townline Road|
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Hummer Run
Hummer Creek rises about 2 miles east-southeast of Vrooman, Pennsylvania and then flows southwest to join Thompson Creek at Shelmandine Springs.
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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