Shaddox Creek facts for kids
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Location of Shaddox Creek mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Haw River|
|Main source||divide between Shaddox Creek and Buckhorn Creek
pond about 1 mile northeast of Merry Oaks, North Carolina
295 ft (90 m)
|River mouth||Haw River
about 2 miles southeast of Moncure, North Carolina
164 ft (50 m)
|Length||3.83 mi (6.16 km)|
|Progression||west then south|
|River system||Haw River|
|Basin size||15.21 square miles (39.4 km2)|
|Bridges||Jordan Estates Lane, New Elam Church Road, US 1, Old US 1, Corinth Road|
Shaddox Creek rises in a pond about 1 mile northeast of Merry Oaks, North Carolina in Chatham County and then flows west then south to the Haw River about 2 miles southeast of Moncure, North Carolina. Shaddox Creek is the last tributary to the Haw River before it joins the Deep River to form the Cape Fear River.
Shaddox Creek drains 45.98 square miles (119.1 km2) of area, receives about 47.5 in/year of precipitation, and has a topographic wetness index of 451.04 and is about 68% forested.
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