CEDAR CREEK (FAYETTE COUNTY)
CEDAR CREEK (Fayette County). Cedar Creek rises a mile southeast of the Cedar Grove Church in north central Fayette County (at 29°58' N, 96°50' W) and runs south for 7½ miles to its mouth on the Colorado River, just east of La Grange (at 29°54' N, 96°50' W). The local rolling terrain is surfaced by loose and gravelly sands and sandy and clay loams. Most of the local land is suitable for unimproved pasture. In the 1980s much of the area was dotted with gas and oil wells.
Image Use Disclaimer
All copyrighted materials included within the Handbook of Texas Online are in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 related to Copyright and “Fair Use” for Non-Profit educational institutions, which permits the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA), to utilize copyrighted materials to further scholarship, education, and inform the public. The TSHA makes every effort to conform to the principles of fair use and to comply with copyright law.
For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml
If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Handbook of Texas Online, "Cedar Creek (Fayette County)," accessed February 19, 2017, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbcbd.
Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.