Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed: Clean Your Water

Jenkintown Creek

This 3.6 mile creek traverses both Abington and Cheltenham townships. The creek has four tributaries or prongs originating in Abington Township, which flow under Township Line Road and converge with the main stem of the Tookany Creek at the Parkway near the Ashbourne Country Club at Jenkintown Road. The western prong rises at Abington Friends School. The center prong is located on the eastern side of Alverthrope Park at Forest Road. The forth prong lies east of Cedar Road near the Valley Glen development.