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BLYTHE CREEK

BLYTHE CREEK. Blythe Creek rises eight miles southwest of DeKalb in southwestern Bowie County (at 33°28' N, 94°44' W) and extends southeast for fifteen miles before joining Weaver Creek to form Bassett Creek about twelve miles southeast of DeKalb (at 33°20' N, 94°36' W). The soils over which Blythe Creek flows are loamy in the upper reaches and clayey downstream. The land is generally heavily wooded, predominantly with post oak, blackjack oak, and elm.

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Handbook of Texas Online, "Blythe Creek," accessed July 23, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbbgd.

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