Members Only Area
Bookmark and Share
sidebar menu icon

LAKE CREEK (ANDERSON COUNTY)

LAKE CREEK (Anderson County). Lake Creek rises 1½ miles northeast of Montalba in northwestern Anderson County (at 31°53' N, 95°43' W) and runs southwest for seventeen miles to its mouth on Cedar Lake, two miles east of the Trinity River (at 31°43' N, 95°50' W). The stream, which is intermittent in its upper reaches, traverses nearly level to moderately steep terrain, surfaced by sandy and clayey upland soils. Its banks are heavily wooded in places with post oak trees. The area is used predominantly for agriculture.

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, "Lake Creek (Anderson County)," accessed September 29, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbl08.

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