Turnbull Creek (Cape Fear River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsTurnbull Creek
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Cape Fear River|
|Main source||between Bushy Lake and Rollins Pond
about 5 miles west-southwest of Roseboro, North Carolina
110 ft (34 m)
|River mouth||Cape Fear River
about 1.5 miles east of Elizabethtown, North Carolina
23 ft (7.0 m)
|Length||27.78 mi (44.71 km)|
|River system||Cape Fear River|
|Basin size||88.27 square miles (228.6 km2)|
|Bridges||Turnbull Road, Squatting Bear Drive, Avery Road, Walter West Road, Braxton Edge Road, NC 242, Lula Long Road, Johnsontown Road, Sweet Home Church Road, Old Hoover Bridge Road, US 701-NC 41|
Turnbull Creek rises in between Bushy Lake and Rollins Pond, a Carolina Bay, about 5 miles east of Roseboro, North Carolina in Cumberland County. Turnbull Creek then flows southeast to Bladen County to join the Cape Fear River about 1.5 miles east of Elizabethtown, North Carolina.
Turnbull Creek drains 88.27 square miles (228.6 km2) of area, receives about 49.1 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 617.26 and is about 23% forested.
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