Beech Creek (Nacogdoches County)

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994

Beech Creek rises just west of Looneyville in northwestern Nacogdoches County (at 31°46' N, 94°51' W) and runs west for five miles to its mouth on the Angelina River, one mile west of Farm Road 1648 (at 31°46' N, 94°56' W). It crosses flat terrain with local shallow depressions, surfaced by sandy and clay loam that supports water-tolerant hardwoods, conifers, and grasses along the banks.

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

Anonymous, “Beech Creek (Nacogdoches County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 28, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994