Small tributary, Ashfield

This small tributary is only a few hundred yards long, running about 100 yards south of the South River before it enters the South in Ashfield, near the intersection of Route 116 and Williamsburg Road.

Upstream view of South  River tributary in Ashfield. Note house within a few feet of the river.  Residents said this property did not suffer damage during Irene. Its location very high in the watershed likely helped to minimize flooding problems.  

The South River is a few hundred feet to the right of this location.

Downstream view. South  River is a few hundred feet to the left of this stream, which joins the South a few hundred yards downstream.