Amos Creek

Type: General Entry

Published: November 1, 1994

Amos Creek rises in north central Concho County three miles southwest of Paint Rock (at 31°29' N, 99°53' W) and flows eight miles northeast to its mouth on the Concho River, seven miles east of Paint Rock (at 31°31' N, 99°48' W). It traverses an area of steep slopes and benches surfaced by shallow clay loams that support grasses, live oaks, junipers, and mesquite.

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

Anonymous, “Amos Creek,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 28, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994