PINEY CREEK (HOUSTON COUNTY)
PINEY CREEK (Houston County). Piney Creek rises two miles west of Kennard in southeastern Houston County (at 31°21' N, 95°14' W) and runs southeast for forty-eight miles, crossing central Trinity and northern Polk counties before reaching its mouth on the Neches River, in the northeastern corner of Polk County (at 31°04' N, 94°34' W). It traverses flat terrain surfaced by clayey and sandy loam soils that support water-tolerant hardwoods, conifers, and grasses.
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.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Handbook of Texas Online, "Piney Creek (Houston County)," accessed January 23, 2017, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbp97.
Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.