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Hammer Creek

Hammer Creek
Origin Cornwall, Pennsylvania
Mouth Cocalico Creek at Rothsville, Pennsylvania
Basin countries Lebanon and Lancaster Counties, Pennsylvania, United States[1]
Length 19.2 miles (30.9 km)
Source elevation 308 feet (94 m)[1]
Basin area 40 square miles (100 km2)

Hammer Creek[1] is a 19.2-mile-long (30.9 km)[2] tributary of Cocalico Creek in Lebanon and Lancaster Counties, Pennsylvania in the United States.

Hammer Creek is dammed to form Speedwell Forge Lake below joining the Cocalico Creek approximate with Middle Creek near the village of Rothsville.

Variant names

According to the Geographic Names Information System, Hammer Creek has also been known historically as Hammar Creek.[1]


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Coordinates: 40°09′41″N 76°13′57″W / 40.16139°N 76.23250°W / 40.16139; -76.23250

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