USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
01465798 POQUESSING CREEK AT GRANT AVENUE, PHILADELPHIA, PA
LOCATION - Lat 40°03'25", long 74°59'08" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Philadelphia County, PA, Hydrologic Unit 02040202, on right bank 600 ft upstream from Interstate Highway 95, 3,000 ft upstream from mouth, in Northeast Philadelphia.
DRAINAGE AREA - 21.4 mi².
- WDR PA-86-1: 1985.
PERIOD OF RECORD - July 1965 to current year. Records for 1971-74 published in WDR PA-81-1.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and concrete low-water control. Datum of gage is 2.68 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite telemetry at station.
COOPERATION - Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the City of Philadelphia, Water Department and the U.S. Geological Survey.