Little River (Lamprey River tributary)

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Little River
Little River Lee NH.jpg
The Little River near its mouth in Lee, NH
Little River (Lamprey River tributary) is located in New Hampshire
Little River (Lamprey River tributary)
Little River (Lamprey River tributary) is located in the United States
Little River (Lamprey River tributary)
CountryUnited States
StateNew Hampshire
CountiesRockingham, Strafford
TownsNottingham, Lee
Physical characteristics
SourceMendums Pond
 • locationNottingham
 • coordinates43°9′47″N 71°4′6″W / 43.16306°N 71.06833°W / 43.16306; -71.06833
 • elevation225 ft (69 m)
MouthLamprey River
 • location
 • coordinates
43°6′42″N 71°0′27″W / 43.11167°N 71.00750°W / 43.11167; -71.00750Coordinates: 43°6′42″N 71°0′27″W / 43.11167°N 71.00750°W / 43.11167; -71.00750
 • elevation
65 ft (20 m)
Length10.4 mi (16.7 km)
Basin features
 • rightPea Porridge Brook

The Little River is a 10.4-mile-long (16.7 km)[1] river in southeastern New Hampshire in the United States. It is a tributary of the Lamprey River, part of the Great Bay and Piscataqua River watershed leading to the Atlantic Ocean.

The river rises in Nottingham as the outlet of Mendums Pond.[2] The river flows south, passing through Nottingham Lake, and then east, where it joins the Lamprey River near the town center of Lee.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ NH GRANIT database
  2. ^ "Little River". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.