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Mill Creek
Other name(s) Tributary to Richardson Creek
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Union
Physical characteristics
Main source Grassy Creek divide
pond about 1.5 miles northeast of Unionville, North Carolina
592 ft (180 m)
River mouth Richardson Creek
about 5 miles east-northeast of Fowler Crossroads, North Carolina
435 ft (133 m)
Length 4.08 mi (6.57 km)
Discharge
Basin features
Progression south-southeast
River system Pee Dee
Basin size 5.46 square miles (14.1 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    Little Mill Creek
Bridges Pursher Rushing Road, Supreme Drive, Morgan Mill Road, Sincerity Road, New Salem Road

Mill Creek is a 4.08 mi (6.57 km) long 2nd order tributary to Richardson Creek in Union County, North Carolina.

Course

Mill Creek rises in a pond about 1.5 miles northeast of Unionville, North Carolina and then flows south-southeast to join Richardson Creek about 5 miles east-northeast of Fowler Crossroads.

Watershed

Mill Creek drains 5.46 square miles (14.1 km2) of area, receives about 48.5 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 426.53, and is about 39% forested.

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