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James Creek
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Location of James Creek mouth
Other name(s) Tributary to Little River
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Moore
Physical characteristics
Main source Jennie Creek divide
about 1 mile south of Southern Pines, North Carolina in Weymouth Woods
415 ft (126 m)
35°09′05″N 079°22′45″W / 35.15139°N 79.37917°W / 35.15139; -79.37917
River mouth Little River
about 2 miles northeast of Inverness, North Carolina
208 ft (63 m)
35°11′51″N 079°13′00″W / 35.19750°N 79.21667°W / 35.19750; -79.21667
Length 13.50 mi (21.73 km)
Basin features
Progression northeast
River system Cape Fear River
Basin size 34.07 square miles (88.2 km2)
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    Silver Run
    Tuckahoe Creek
Bridges Valhalla Road, Connecticut Avenue, Tremont Street

James Creek is a 13.50 mi (21.73 km) long 3rd order tributary to the Little River in Hoke and Moore Counties, North Carolina.


James Creek rises on the Jennie Creek divide about 1 mile south of Southern Pines in Moore County, North Carolina. James Creek then flows northeasterly to meet the Little River about 2 miles northeast of Inverness.


James Creek drains 34.07 square miles (88.2 km2) of area, receives about 47.8 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 456.69 and is about 55% forested.

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