Linney Creek, TX


By: Robert Wooster

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: March 1, 1995


Linney Creek was on the Texas and New Orleans Railroad five miles west of Liberty in southwestern Liberty County. The agricultural community was named for Michael Linney, who settled the area in the 1840s. Linney Creek is now within the Dayton city limits.

Places:
  • Communities

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

Robert Wooster, “Linney Creek, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 20, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/linney-creek-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1952
March 1, 1995

Place
Linney Creek
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Liberty County
Associated Names

Dayton

Coordinates
  • Latitude: 30.05910470°
  • Longitude: -94.88714720°