Herbert Run

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Herbert Run
CountryUnited States
CountyBaltimore County
Physical characteristics
 ⁃ location
Patapsco River
 ⁃ coordinates
39°13′15″N 76°41′24″W / 39.22096°N 76.68996°W / 39.22096; -76.68996Coordinates: 39°13′15″N 76°41′24″W / 39.22096°N 76.68996°W / 39.22096; -76.68996
 ⁃ elevation
5 feet (1.5 m)[1]
Length.413 miles (0.665 km)
Basin features
River systemPatapsco River

Herbert Run is a .413-mile-long (0.665 km)[2] stream that flows through Baltimore County. It is a tributary of the Patapsco River, which flows into the Chesapeake Bay.

Herbert Run divides into two tributaries, East Branch Herbert Run and West Branch Herbert Run, to the north. The headwaters of the East Branch are located near the Baltimore National Cemetery in the neighborhood of Beechfield. The headwaters of the West Branch are located near Spring Grove Hospital Center in Catonsville.[3]

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  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-04-05. Retrieved 2011-02-14.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map Archived 2012-04-05 at WebCite, accessed March 17, 2015
  3. ^ https://www.google.com/maps/place/Halethorpe,+MD+21227/@39.2612447,-76.7209032,16z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x89c804ab724e89b5:0x044912be11c02505