Aquetong Creek

Aquetong Creek (HM1KZS)

Location: New Hope, PA 18938 Bucks County
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N 40° 21.751', W 74° 57.059'

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Under this bridge flows the Aquetong Creek. This body of water and the Delaware River were the main reasons why people chose to settle here. Aquetong Creek flows all year long. It is fed primarily by a natural spring, located two miles to the west, which produces 2,000 gallons of water per minute. The strong stream flow created by the spring supplied the energy to turn the waterwheels that powered the many mills once located along the creek. These mills and enterprises made New Hope the foremost industrial town in Bucks County in the 1800s. Aquetong Creek is also known as the Great Springs Creek and Ingham Creek.
Placed ByAquetong Watershed Association & Bucks County Water & Sewer Authority
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Date Added Monday, June 8th, 2015 at 10:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 504161 N 4467995
Decimal Degrees40.36251667, -74.95098333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 21.751', W 74° 57.059'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 21' 45.06" N, 74° 57' 3.54" W
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Area Code(s)610, 215, 267
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 43-73 River Rd, New Hope PA 18938, US
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