Brushy Creek (Fannin County)

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994

Brushy Creek rises in central Fannin County (at 33°37' N, 96°24' W) 2½ miles southeast of Dodd City and runs southeast for 5½ miles to its mouth on the North Sulfur River, two miles east of Gober (at 33°41' N, 96°21' W). The surrounding flat to rolling prairie has locally steep slopes and is surfaced by shallow to deep clays and clay loams that support oak, juniper, mesquite, and various grasses.

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

Anonymous, “Brushy Creek (Fannin County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 25, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994