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ALAMOSA CREEK (Motley County). Alamosa Creek, once known as Alamo Creek, rises just north of Farm Road 97 and twenty miles northwest of Matador in northwestern Motley County (at 34°14' N, 101°01' W) and runs northeast for eight miles to its mouth on Quitaque Creek, six miles northeast of Flomot (at 34°15' N, 100°53' W). It crosses flat to gently sloping terrain surfaced by quartz sand and silt that support scrub brush and grasses.

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"ALAMOSA CREEK (MOTLEY COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 30, 2015. Uploaded on June 9, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.