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Antelope Creek (Shackelford County)

General Entry

Antelope Creek rises southwest of Antelope Hills in northwest Shackelford County (at 32°55' N, 99°23' W) and runs northwest for seven miles to its mouth on the Clear Fork of the Brazos River east of the Whistler oilfield (at 32°56' N, 99°28' W). It traverses an area of steep slopes and benches surfaced by clay loam that supports juniper, live oak, mesquite, and grasses.

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

Anonymous, “Antelope Creek (Shackelford County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed November 25, 2020, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/antelope-creek-shackelford-county.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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