Jan De Bakkers Kill

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Jan de Bakker's Kill (pronounced yon-de-bocker) is a 7.1-mile-long (11.4 km)[1] tributary of Catskill Creek, part of the Hudson River watershed, in the Catskill Mountains of New York.

Its name derives from the Dutch and means "John the baker's creek."[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map, accessed October 3, 2011
  2. ^ [1] Old Dutch Place Names from www.ancestry.com.

Coordinates: 42°19′00″N 73°59′19″W / 42.31667°N 73.98861°W / 42.31667; -73.98861