TURKEY CREEK (HUNT COUNTY)
TURKEY CREEK (Hunt County). Turkey Creek rises one-half mile east of Wolfe City in northern Hunt County (at 33°22' N, 96°03' W) and runs southwest for 4½ miles, through an area of flat to rolling terrain, surfaced by deep to moderately deep sandy and clay loams and dark, commonly calcareous clays, that has served as crop and range land. Hardwoods, mesquite trees, and various grasses are common along the stream. Turkey Creek empties into the South Sulfur River two miles south of Wolfe City (at 33°19' N, 96°04' W).
Image Use Disclaimer
All copyrighted materials included within the Handbook of Texas Online are in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 related to Copyright and “Fair Use” for Non-Profit educational institutions, which permits the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA), to utilize copyrighted materials to further scholarship, education, and inform the public. The TSHA makes every effort to conform to the principles of fair use and to comply with copyright law.
For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml
If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Handbook of Texas Online, "Turkey Creek (Hunt County)," accessed October 24, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbt98.
Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.