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KIMBRO CREEK. Kimbro Creek rises seven miles southwest of Center in southwestern Shelby County (at 31°42' N, 94°14' W) and runs south for six miles to its mouth on Odell Creek (at 31°38' N, 94°14' W). It crosses nearly level to moderately steep terrain, surfaced by sandy, clayey, and loamy soils that support dense woods of pines and hardwoods.


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

"KIMBRO CREEK," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 24, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.