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ALLEN CREEK (LEE COUNTY)

ALLEN CREEK (Lee County). Allen Creek, also known as Allens Creek, rises six miles northwest of Lexington in extreme northern Lee County (at 30°30' N, 97°04' W) and flows northeast for thirteen miles through southern Milam County and northern Lee County before emptying into East Yegua Creek on the Lee-Burleson county line 4½ miles west of Hicks (at 30°32' N, 96°55' W). The stream is intermittent in its upper reaches. It flows through generally flat terrain with local shallow depressions and clay loam and sandy loam soils that support water-tolerant hardwoods and grasses.

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Handbook of Texas Online, "Allen Creek (Lee County)," accessed September 26, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbaak.

Uploaded on June 9, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.