Brick House Gully

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: September 15, 2016

Brick House Gully rises near the intersection of Gessner and Clay roads, two miles east of Addicks Dam in northwest Harris County (at 95°33' N, 29°50' W) and flows southeast through flat, sandy terrain for five miles to its mouth on White Oak Bayou in the Heights subdivision of Houston (at 95°26' N, 29°50' W).

  • Houston
  • Upper Gulf Coast
  • East Texas

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September 15, 2016

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