Accession Number:

ADA101591

Title:

Flood Plain Information, Mill Creek and Ironworks Creek, Bucks County, pennsylvania.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT PHILADELPHIA PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

70.0

Abstract:

Portions of Northampton, Upper Southampton and Lower Southampton Townships, Bucks County, Pa. which were subject to flooding from Mill Creek and Ironworks Creek are described in this study. The properties along these floodplains were severely damaged by the floods of August 19, 1955 and July 23, 1938. This report includes the history of flooding in these areas and provides description thru maps, photographs, profiles and cross sections. Since the publication of this FPI report, other Flood Insurance studies have been undertaken and should also be consulted for more current information.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE