Caney Creek (Harrison County)

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: December 1, 1994

Caney Creek rises three miles northwest of Elysian Fields in southeastern Harrison County (at 32°25' N, 94°12' W) and runs southwest for 6½ miles to its mouth on Caddo Creek, just south of the Harrison county line in Panola County (at 32°21' N, 94°16' W). The surrounding level to rolling terrain is surfaced by loams and clays that support dense patches of pine and hardwood trees. The land is used predominantly for agriculture.

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

Anonymous, “Caney Creek (Harrison County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 22, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

December 1, 1994