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Middle Branch Pleasant River
Country United States
Physical characteristics
Main source Maine
1,180 feet (360 m)
River mouth East Branch Pleasant River
360 feet (110 m)
45°22′59″N 69°03′29″W / 45.3831°N 69.0580°W / 45.3831; -69.0580 (Middle Branch Pleasant River)
Basin features
Progression East Branch Pleasant River
Pleasant River
Piscataquis River
Penobscot River

The Middle Branch Pleasant River is a tributary of the Piscataquis River in Piscataquis County, Maine. From the outflow of Middle Branch Pond (45°29′27″N 69°05′26″W / 45.4908°N 69.0906°W / 45.4908; -69.0906 (Middle Branch Pleasant River source)) in Maine Township 5, Range 9, WELS, the river runs 11.4 miles (18.3 km) southeast to its confluence with the East Branch in Brownville. The East Branch runs about 1.5 miles (2.4 km) further south, joining with the West Branch to form the main stem of the Pleasant River.

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