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Plum Run
Other name(s) Tributary to Tenmile Creek
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Washington
Physical characteristics
Main source Daniels Run divide
about 0.5 miles west of Beallsville, Pennsylvania
1,120 ft (340 m)
River mouth Tenmile Creek
about 0.5 miles southeast of Fairfield, Pennsylvania
833 ft (254 m)
Length 5.37 mi (8.64 km)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    8.41 cu ft/s (0.238 m3/s) at mouth with Tenmile Creek
Basin features
Progression generally south
River system Monongahela River
Basin size 6.93 square miles (17.9 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges Garrett Road (x2), Woodland Lane, Glendon Lane, Laurel Ridge Road, Martindale Road, Hull Road (x2)

Plum Run is a 5.37 mi (8.64 km) long 2nd order tributary to Tenmile Creek in Washington County, Pennsylvania.

Course

Plum Run rises about 0.5 miles west-southwest of Beallsville, Pennsylvania, and then flows south to join Tenmile Creek about 0.5 miles southest of Fairfield.

Watershed

Plum Run drains 6.93 square miles (17.9 km2) of area, receives about 40.9 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 324.20 and is about 53% forested.

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