Members Only Area
Bookmark and Share
sidebar menu icon

HOLMAN CREEK

HOLMAN CREEK. Holman Creek rises two miles southeast of the community of Cotton Gin in western Freestone County (at 31°41' N, 96°20' W) and runs southeast for 10½ miles to its confluence with Chambers Creek to form Big Creek, 2½ miles southeast of Browns Lake (at 31°33' N, 96°19' W). Holman Creek is dammed near its source to form Teague City Lake. The creek traverses flat to rolling prairie surfaced by clay and sandy loams that support hardwoods, mesquite, conifers, and grasses. The area is primarily dry cropland and forest.

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.

Citation

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

Handbook of Texas Online, "Holman Creek," accessed September 30, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbhdk.

Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.