Lagrange Creek (Rappahannock River tributary) facts for kids
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Lagrange Creek near Urbanna, on the Rappahannock River, Virginia
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Location of Lagrange Creek mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Rappahannock River|
|Main source||Briery Swamp and Wyatt Swamp divide
about 2 miles southeast of Jamaica, Virginia
70 ft (21 m)
37°41′28″N 076°41′00″W / 37.69111°N 76.68333°W
|River mouth||Rappahannock River
Long Point, Virginia
0 ft (0 m)
37°40′08″N 076°35′13″W / 37.66889°N 76.58694°W
|Length||6.51 mi (10.48 km)|
|River system||Rappahannock River|
|Basin size||16.89 square miles (43.7 km2)|
|Bridges||Burchs Mill Road|
Lagrange Creek is a 6.51 mi (10.48 km) long 3rd order tributary to the Rappahannock River in Middlesex County, Virginia.
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- La Grange Creek
Lagrange Creek rises on the Briery Swamp and Wyatt Swamp divide about 2 miles southeast of Jamaica, Virginia. Lagrange Creek then flows southeast to meet the Rappahannock River at Long Point, Virginia.
Lagrange Creek drains 16.89 square miles (43.7 km2) of area, receives about 45.7 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 512.02 and is about 40.9% forested.
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