THURMOND LAKE. Thurmond Lake, a shallow lake a mile long and a half mile wide, is just south of Sandy Point, northwest of Rosharon, and west of the Missouri Pacific Railroad in north central Brazoria County (at 29°22' N, 95°28' W). The lake lies at an elevation of forty-eight feet.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article."THURMOND LAKE," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/roteg), accessed May 19, 2013. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.