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ROUGH CREEK, TX

ROUGH CREEK, TEXAS. Rough Creek is a tiny rural community located at the end of Farm Road 1031 about ten miles southeast of San Saba in eastern San Saba County. The settlement was named after a nearby creek and probably began by the early 1900s. In the 1930s Rough Creek School served the children of area farming families. The school and a church still appeared on highway maps in the 1960s. By 2000 county maps showed a cemetery in the region, and Rough Creek had a population of fifteen.

Laurie E. Jasinski

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Laurie E. Jasinski, "ROUGH CREEK, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hnr68), accessed February 10, 2016. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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