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Sarsfield Creek
Sarsfield Creek is located in Ontario
Sarsfield Creek
Location of the mouth of Sarsfield Creek in Ontario
Country Canada
Province Ontario
Region Northeastern Ontario
District Timiskaming
Physical characteristics
Main source Little Sarsfield Lake
Bompas Township
351 m (1,152 ft)
48°09′59″N 80°20′41″W / 48.16639°N 80.34472°W / 48.16639; -80.34472
River mouth Meyers Lake on Woollings Creek
Lee Township
313 m (1,027 ft)
48°16′15″N 80°18′10″W / 48.27083°N 80.30278°W / 48.27083; -80.30278
Basin features
River system James Bay drainage basin

Sarsfield Creek is a creek in Timiskaming District in northeastern Ontario, Canada. It is in the James Bay drainage basin and is a right tributary of Woollings Creek.


The creek rises at Little Sarsfield Lake in geographic Bompas Township. It then flows north into Ellis Lake, then into Gould Lake, which straddles the border with geographic Lee Township, then into Sarsfield Lake. It takes in the left tributary Tomwool Creek, turns northeast, and reaches its mouth at Meyers Lake, on Woollings Creek, near the border with Cochrane District. Woollings Creek flows via the Whiteclay River, the Black River, the Abitibi River and the Moose River to James Bay.

The creek travels through no communities; the nearest is Sesekinika, 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) east of the source of the creek.

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