Slaughter Creek (Maryland)

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Slaughter Creek
Country United States
State Maryland
Region Taylors Island
Physical characteristics
Main source Chesapeake Bay
Length 6.7 mi (10.8 km)
Basin features
River system Little Choptank River

Slaughter Creek is a 6.7-mile-long (10.8 km)[1] saltwater creek that drains into the Little Choptank River. The creek is 0.3 miles (0.5 km) wide at its mouth. It separates Taylors Island, Maryland from the mainland.


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map, accessed April 1, 2011

Coordinates: 38°29′36″N 76°16′44″W / 38.49333°N 76.27889°W / 38.49333; -76.27889