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BITTER CREEK, TX

BITTER CREEK, TEXAS. Bitter Creek was settled in the early 1880s by the Montgomery and Bardwell families. The site, said to have been south of present Sweetwater, was presumably located near Bitter Creek in northeast Nolan County. No community appears there on later maps.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Ed Ellsworth Bartholomew, The Encyclopedia of Texas Ghost Towns (Fort Davis, Texas, 1982).

Charles G. Davis

Citation

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Charles G. Davis, "BITTER CREEK, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hvb63), accessed October 22, 2014. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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