TURKEY CREEK (HARRIS COUNTY)
TURKEY CREEK (Harris County). Turkey Creek rises in Addicks Reservoir in southwestern Harris County (at 29°50' N, 95°35' W) and runs six miles southwest, across Interstate Highway 10 (U.S. 90), the Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railroad tracks, and the Houston corporate boundary, into Buffalo Bayou two miles southeast of Addicks (at 29°46' N, 95°37' W). It crosses the developed urban landscape of metropolitan Houston.
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