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CROSS CREEK. Cross Creek rises just northwest of the convergence of the Lee, Milam, and Williamson county lines in southeast Williamson County (at 30°27' N, 97°11' W) and runs southeast through Williamson, Milam, and Lee counties for seven miles to its mouth on Middle Yegua Creek, six miles northwest of Lexington in Lee County (at 30°25' N, 97°07' W). The banks of the stream are wooded in places with mesquite trees. It runs through gently sloping terrain surfaced by loamy and clayey soils used predominantly for agricultural purposes.


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"CROSS CREEK," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed September 04, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.