Burnt Branch rises seven miles southeast of San Saba in eastern San Saba County (at 31°09' N, 98°38' W) and runs northeast for seven miles to its mouth on the Colorado River (at 31°12' N, 98°34' W). It crosses an area of moderately to steeply sloping hills with live oak, Ashe juniper, and grasses growing in clayey and sandy loams.
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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.
“Burnt Branch (San Saba County),”
Handbook of Texas Online,
accessed May 29, 2022,
Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
Original Publication Date:
November 1, 1994