Beckum Creek

Type: General Entry

Published: November 1, 1994

Beckum Creek rises two miles east of Woodlawn in north central Harrison County (at 32°40' N, 94°18' W) and runs northeast for 6½ miles through northeastern Harrison County to its mouth on Big Cyprus Bayou, near Baldwin (at 32°43' N, 94°14' W). It is intermittent in its upper reaches. The surrounding gently undulating to hilly terrain is surfaced by loam and clay and is heavily wooded in places with pine and hardwood trees. The land is used predominantly for agriculture.

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

Anonymous, “Beckum Creek,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 18, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994