Bear Bayou


Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994


Bear Bayou rises four miles south of Timpson in northwestern Shelby County (at 31°50' N, 94°21' W) and flows southwest for seven miles to its mouth on Attoyac Bayou (at 31°47' N, 94°25' W). The surrounding terrain, gently sloping to moderately steep, is surfaced with sandy loam. The area is heavily wooded, with pines and various hardwoods predominating.

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

Anonymous, “Bear Bayou,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 29, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/bear-bayou.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1952
November 1, 1994

Place
Bear Bayou
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Shelby County
Associated Names

Silas