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HORSE CREEK (San Saba County). Horse Creek rises 7½ miles north of San Saba in northeastern San Saba County (at 31°21' N, 98°44' W) and runs east for three miles to its mouth on the Colorado River (at 31°21' N, 98°42' W). It crosses flat to rolling terrain surfaced by clay and sandy loam that supports live oak, mesquite, Ashe juniper, and grasses.


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

"HORSE CREEK (SAN SABA COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed August 03, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.