Funding for this site is provided by:
--01480685 MARSH CREEK NEAR DOWNINGTOWN,
--Lat 40`03'19", long
75`43'00", Chester County, Hydrologic Unit 02040205, on left
bank 1,000 ft downstream from Marsh Creek Dam, 0.2 mi upstream from
mouth, and 3.0 mi north of Downingtown.
--20.3 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--June 1973 to current year.
--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and
concrete control. Elevation of gage is 280 ft above National
GeodeticVertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map.
--Flow completely regulated since November
1973 by Marsh Creek Reservoir.
--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental
Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS:
Data Transmitter Operational Limit -