PECAN CREEK (WILLIAMSON COUNTY)
PECAN CREEK (Williamson County). Pecan Creek rises three miles north of Taylor in southeastern Williamson County (at 30°38' N, 97°27' W) and runs northeast, through southeastern Williamson and western Milam counties, for fifteen miles to its mouth on the San Gabriel River, just south of the town of San Gabriel in Milam County (at 30°41' N, 97°12' W). Its banks are still wooded in places with post oak trees, and the surrounding gently sloping terrain is surfaced by clayey soils used predominantly for agricultural purposes.
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, "Pecan Creek (Williamson County)," accessed December 08, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbpem.
Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.