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SMITH CREEK (DEWITT COUNTY)

SMITH CREEK (DeWitt County). Smith Creek rises four miles southwest of Yorktown in western DeWitt County (at 28°58' N, 97°35' W) and runs southeast for nine miles to its mouth on Fifteenmile Creek, five miles southeast of Yorktown (at 28°56' N, 97°27' W). The surrounding flat and rolling terrain is surfaced by highly permeable soil that supports scrub brush and prairie grasses.

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