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DAVIDSON CANYON CREEK

DAVIDSON CANYON CREEK. Davidson Canyon Creek rises five miles north of U.S. Highway 82 and three miles west of the Dickens-King county line in east central Dickens County (at 33°41' N, 100°34' W) and runs south for six miles through Davidson Canyon to its mouth on the South Wichita River, near U.S. Highway 82 (at 33°36' N, 100°32' W). Both the creek and the canyon were named for a local family.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Fred Arrington, A History of Dickens County: Ranches and Rolling Plains (Quanah, Texas: Nortex, 1971). Dickens County Historical Commission, Dickens County: Its Land and Its People (Lubbock: Craftsman Printers, 1986).

Citation

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

"DAVIDSON CANYON CREEK," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbd08), accessed December 22, 2014. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.