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Larkin Branch
Other name(s) Tributary to Hyco River
Country United States
State Virginia
County Halifax
Physical characteristics
Main source Bluewing Creek divide
about 0.25 miles southeast of Larrys Store, Virginia
460 ft (140 m)
River mouth Hyco River
about 2.5 miles south of Omega, Virginia
318 ft (97 m)
Length 3.82 mi (6.15 km)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    4.28 cu ft/s (0.121 m3/s) at mouth with Hyco River
Basin features
Progression generally north
River system Roanoke River
Basin size 3.36 square miles (8.7 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges Cemetery Road, North Fork Church Road

Larkin Branch is a 3.82 mi (6.15 km) long 2nd order tributary to the Hyco River in Halifax County, Virginia.

Course

Larkin Branch rises about 0.25 miles southeast of Larrys Store, Virginia, and then flows generally north with curves to join the Hyco River about 2.5 miles south of Omega.

Watershed

Larkin Branch drains 3.36 square miles (8.7 km2) of area, receives about 45.6 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 398.74, and is about 50% forested.

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