Sewickley Creek facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSewickley Creek
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Youghiogheny River|
|Main source||Fourmile Run divide
about 1 mile north-northeast of Unity, Pennsylvania
1,145 ft (349 m)
|River mouth||Youghiogheny River
740 ft (230 m)
|Length||29.53 mi (47.52 km)|
|River system||Monongahela River|
|Basin size||167.49 square miles (433.8 km2)|
|Bridges||Schmuckers Road, PA 981, Kemerer Road, Phillips Road, PA 130, Bingham Road, Dutch Hill Road, Pollins Road, Fairground Road, United Road, Mt. Pleasant Road, Brinkerton Ext., Udell Road, Mt. Pleasant Road, Trouttown Road, Stone Church Road, US 119, I-76, S Center Avenue, Chaney Brothers Road, New Stanton-Ruffsdale Road, Hunker Waltz Mill Road, Waltz Mill Road, I-70, Yukon Road, Creek Road, Bells Mills Road, PA 136, Apples Mill Road, Sutersville Road|
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Sewickey Creek
Sewickley Creek drains 167.49 square miles (433.8 km2) of area, receives about 43.3 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 370.17, and is about 45% forested.
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