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LONE TREE CREEK (Wharton County). Lone Tree Creek rises east of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway and Farm Road 102 two miles northeast of Bonus and fifteen miles north of Wharton in northeastern Wharton County (at 29°28' N, 96°15' W) and runs southeast for six miles to its mouth on Clark's Branch, eight miles north of Wharton and four miles east of Egypt (at 29°25' N, 96°11' W). It crosses flat to rolling terrain surfaced by sandy and clay loam that supports mixed hardwoods and pines.


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

"LONE TREE CREEK (WHARTON COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed July 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.