KIRBY LAKE. Kirby Lake, on Cedar Creek five miles south of Abilene in northeastern Taylor County, has a capacity of 8,100 acre-feet. It supplies water for irrigation and has a conservation storage capacity of 7,620 acre-feet.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article."KIRBY LAKE," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rok01), accessed May 21, 2013. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.