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Line Creek
Other name(s) Tributary to Deep River
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Moore
City Carbonton
Physical characteristics
Main source Indian Creek divide
Pond about 3 miles northwest of Carbonton, North Carolina
418 ft (127 m)
River mouth Deep River
Carbonton, North Carolina
225 ft (69 m)
Length 2.93 mi (4.72 km)
  • Average rate:
    2.76 cu ft/s (0.078 m3/s) at mouth with Deep River
Basin features
Progression generally east
River system Deep River
Basin size 2.20 square miles (5.7 km2)
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges Lakewood Falls Road (x2), Alston House Road

Line Creek is a 2.93 mi (4.72 km) long 1st order tributary to the Deep River in Chatham County, North Carolina. This stream straddles the Moore-Chatham County line in its lower reach, hence the name.


Line Creek rises in a pond about 3 miles northwest of Carbonton, North Carolina in Chatham County and then flows easterly to the Moore-Chatham County line to join the Deep River at Carbonton.


Line Creek drains 2.20 square miles (5.7 km2) of area, receives about 47.7 in/year of precipitation, and has a wetness index of 392.93 and is about 64% forested.

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