Big Briary Creek

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994

Big Briary Creek rises three miles north of Rosebud in southern Falls County (at 31°07' N, 96°58' W) and runs southeast for ten miles to its mouth on Pond Creek, twelve miles northeast of Cameron in Milam County (at 31°01' N, 96°53' W). It traverses flat to rolling prairie surfaced by dark, calcareous clays that support mesquite, cacti, and grasses.

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

Anonymous, “Big Briary Creek,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 25, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994