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FLAG CREEK (GILLESPIE COUNTY)

FLAG CREEK (Gillespie County). Flag Creek rises three miles north of the Old Harper Road in western Gillespie County in the hills of the eastern Edwards Plateau (at 30°21' N, 99°10' W) and runs south for 8½ miles to its mouth on the Pedernales River, a mile south of Ranch Road 2093 (at 30°15' N, 99°09' W). The stream crosses flat terrain surfaced by shallow clayey and loamy soils that support open stands of live oak, Ashe juniper, mesquite, and grasses.

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Handbook of Texas Online, "Flag Creek (Gillespie County)," accessed September 30, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbf40.

Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.