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Nescopeck Creek 
tributary of the Susquehana River in Pennsylvania
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Instance of stream
LocationLuzerne County, Pennsylvania
Mouth of the watercourse
Drainage basin
  • Susquehanna River basin
Tributary
  • Black Creek
  • Little Nescopeck Creek
  • Oley Creek
  • Creasy Creek

41° 03′ 03.96″ N, 76° 13′ 54.12″ W

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Nescopeck Creek (en); نسکاپک کریک (fa); Nescopeck Creek (fr); Нскопк крик (tg) tributary of the Susquehana River in Pennsylvania (en); נחל בארצות הברית (he); cours d'eau du comté de Luzerne, Pennsylvanie, États-Unis (fr)

Nescopeck Creek is a tributary of the Susquehanna River in w:Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. The westward draining watercourse rises in the town of w:Hazelton, Pennsylvania which sits astride a mountain pass and drainage divide; and the stream's valley gave purchase to the 1805 Lausanne-Nescopeck Turnpike connecting the Susquehanna's and the Lehigh River valleys, today mostly the path of Pennsylvania Route 93 that once connected the Lehigh Valley to the Susquehanna Valley, and allowed connection of Philadelphia to Tioga, New York (and Lake Erie, at Buffalo, NY).

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