ROCKY CREEK (IRION COUNTY)
ROCKY CREEK (Irion County). Rocky Creek, also known as East Rocky Creek, rises in northeast Irion County (at 31°33' N, 100°42' W) and runs south for eight miles to its mouth on the Middle Concho River (at 31°26' N, 100°42' W). The surrounding rolling prairie, at an elevation of 2,000 to 2,210 feet above sea level, is surfaced by shallow to moderately deep clay loam that supports tall grasses, oak, juniper, mesquite, and scrub.
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, "Rocky Creek (Irion County)," accessed January 21, 2017, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbr90.
Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.