Silcox Creek

Silcox Creek
Silcox Creek is located in Manitoba
Silcox Creek
Location of the mouth of Silcox Creek in Manitoba
Location
CountryCanada
ProvinceManitoba
RegionNorthern
Census division23
Physical characteristics
SourceDavid Wilson Lake
 • coordinates57°03′31″N 94°21′23″W / 57.05861°N 94.35639°W / 57.05861; -94.35639
 • elevation187 m (614 ft)
MouthOwl River
 • coordinates
57°35′26″N 93°33′33″W / 57.59056°N 93.55917°W / 57.59056; -93.55917Coordinates: 57°35′26″N 93°33′33″W / 57.59056°N 93.55917°W / 57.59056; -93.55917
 • elevation
50 m (160 ft)
Basin features
River systemHudson Bay drainage basin

Silcox Creek is a river in the Hudson Bay drainage basin in census division 23 in Northern Manitoba, Canada.[1] Its flows from David Wilson Lake to the Owl River as a right tributary. The Owl River flows to Hudson Bay.[2]

The eponymous settlement of Silcox with its Silcox railway station lies 5 kilometres (3 mi) north of the point where the creek is crossed by the Hudson Bay Railway. The station is served by the Via Rail Winnipeg – Churchill train.

See also

References

  1. ^ "Silcox Creek". Geographical Names Data Base. Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 2012-07-06.
  2. ^ "Silcox Creek". Atlas of Canada. Natural Resources Canada. 2010-02-04. Retrieved 2012-07-06. Shows the course of the river on a topographic map.
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