Tidbury Creek facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsTidbury Creek
|Other name(s)||Tributary to St. Jones River|
|Main source||Hudson Branch and Heron Drain divides
about 0.5 miles north of Viola, Delaware
57 ft (17 m)
|River mouth||St. Jones River
0 ft (0 m)
|Length||8.18 mi (13.16 km)|
|River system||St. Jones River|
|Basin size||12.14 square miles (31.4 km2)|
|Bridges||Olin Dill Road, Henry Cowgill Road, Steeles Ridge Road, Dundee Road, Upper King Road, US 13, Voshells Mill-Star Hill Road, Rising Sun Road, South State Street, Sorghum Mill Road|
According to the Geographic Names Information System, it has also been known historically as:
- Fidbury Branch
- Tidburg Creek
- Tidbury Branch
Tidbury Creek rises about 0.5 miles north of Viola in Kent County, Delaware on the Hudson Branch and Heron Drain divides. Tidbury Creek then flows east to meet the St. Jones River at Lebanon, Delaware.
Tidbury Creek drains 12.14 square miles (31.4 km2) of area, receives about 44.8 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 611.05 and is about 5.9% forested.
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