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SANDY CREEK (MILAM COUNTY)

SANDY CREEK (Milam County). Sandy Creek rises in southeastern Milam County (at 30°39' N, 96°55' W) near Taylor Mountain, four miles southwest of Milano. It runs north for eighteen miles to its mouth (at 30°50' N, 96°57' W) on the Little River two miles south of Cameron. The flat to rolling prairie has local shallow depressions; the clay and sandy loams support mesquite and grasses near the upper reaches of the creek and water-tolerant hardwoods and conifers in the lower reaches.

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Handbook of Texas Online, "Sandy Creek (Milam County)," accessed September 28, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbs88.

Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.