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MILL CREEK (Shackelford County). Mill Creek rises twelve miles northwest of Albany in north central Shackelford County (at 32°54' N, 99°22' W) and runs fifteen miles northeast to its mouth on the Clear Fork of the Brazos River, in Fort Griffin State Park just south of State Highway 283 (at 32°55' N, 99°13' W). Steep slopes and benches of the area are surfaced by shallow clay loam that supports juniper, live oak, mesquite, and grasses; the terrain changes to rolling hills surfaced by clay and sandy loam that supports scrub brush, mesquite, cacti, and grasses.


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

"MILL CREEK (SHACKELFORD COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 06, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.