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TINSLEY CREEK. Tinsley Creek rises four miles northwest of Gonzales in central Gonzales County (at 29°37' N, 97°23' W) and runs southeast for five miles to its mouth on Denton Creek (at 29°33' N, 97°22' W). Variable terrain in the area is surfaced by sand and clay that support mixed hardwoods and pines.

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Handbook of Texas Online, "Tinsley Creek," accessed March 24, 2017,

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