Bowie Creek

Type: General Entry

Published: November 1, 1994

Bowie Creek rises in the Brady Mountains six miles south of Lohn in west central McCulloch County (at 31°15' N, 99°27' W) and runs southeast for 12½ miles to its mouth on Brady Creek, two miles west of Brady (at 31°09' N, 99°23' W). It crosses generally flat terrain with local shallow depressions, surfaced by sandy and clayey loams that support water-tolerant hardwoods, conifers, and grasses.

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

Anonymous, “Bowie Creek,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 28, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994