Muddy Creek (Susquehanna River)

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For other streams in Pennsylvania named Muddy Creek, see Muddy Creek.

Muddy Creek is a tributary of the Susquehanna River in York County, Pennsylvania in the United States.[1]

Muddy Creek, formed by the confluence of the North and South branches at the community of Muddy Creek Forks, flows for 17.2 miles (27.7 km)[2] to join the Susquehanna River in the backwater of Conowingo Reservoir.[1]

It is crossed by the Muddy Creek Bridge, Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad in Lower Chanceford Township and Peach Bottom Township, Pennsylvania.[3]

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  1. ^ a b Gertler, Edward. Keystone Canoeing, Seneca Press, 2004. ISBN 0-9749692-0-6
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map, accessed August 8, 2011
  3. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Thomas N. Shaffer (June 1992). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Muddy Creek Bridge, Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-12-08. 

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