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TUCK BRANCH

TUCK BRANCH. Tuck Branch rises four miles northwest of Marietta in northwestern Cass County (at 33°11' N, 94°36' W) and runs north for 3½ miles to its mouth on Jennings Lake, 3½ miles from the northwestern corner of Cass County (at 33°14' N, 94°36' W). The area around the creek is flood-prone, and native vegetation includes water-tolerant hardwoods, conifers, and grasses. The stream was named for Henry Tuck, who in 1885 purchased the land through which the creek flows.

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Handbook of Texas Online, "Tuck Branch," accessed July 28, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbt84.

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