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JABONCILLOS CREEK (WEBB COUNTY)

JABONCILLOS CREEK (Webb County). Jaboncillos (Jamoncillos) Creek, also known as Jabonoso Creek, rises thirteen miles northwest of Callaghan in north central Webb County (at 28°02' N, 99°32' W) and runs northeast for twenty miles to its mouth on Chucareto Creek, six miles northeast of Encinal in southern La Salle County (at 28°05' N, 99°15' W). It rises in rolling prairie and descends to flat terrain with locally shallow depressions. Soils in the area are clay and sandy loams that support mesquite, grasses, chaparral, and water-tolerant hardwoods.

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"JABONCILLOS CREEK (WEBB COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbjzy), accessed September 21, 2014. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.