Brushy Creek (Rains County)

Type: General Entry

Published: November 1, 1994

Brushy Creek rises just west of Prospect Cemetery in central Rains County (at 32°54' N, 95°48' W) and flows southwest for eight miles to its mouth on Little Slough, two miles south of Dunbar Union Cemetery (at 32°47' N, 95°49' W). It traverses flat to rolling terrain surfaced by sandy and clay 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, “Brushy Creek (Rains County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 22, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994