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MULE CREEK (Haskell County). Mule Creek, also known as South Mule Creek, rises two miles southeast of Rule in west central Haskell County (at 33°09' N, 99°51' W) and runs southeast for sixteen miles to its mouth on Lake Stamford, at Farm Road 600 in Haskell County (at 33°02' N, 99°39' W). North Mule Creek rises two miles west of Haskell (at 33°10' N, 99°49' W) and runs southeast for seven miles to its mouth on Mule Creek (at 33°06' N, 99°45' W). The surrounding terrain is flat to gently sloping with some steep slopes. The land surface is sandy, silt, and clay loams that support mesquite, grasses, and scrub brush.

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