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DRY CREEK (Hopkins County). Dry Creek rises a mile northwest of the Gamblin Cemetery in southeastern Hopkins County (at 33°04' N, 95°31' W) and runs southwest for five miles to its mouth on Running Creek, three miles west of the community of Reilly Springs (at 33°01' N, 95°32' W). The stream traverses flat to rolling terrain surfaced with clay loam and sandy loam soils that support water-tolerant hardwoods, conifers, and grasses.


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"DRY CREEK (HOPKINS COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.