Members Only Area
Bookmark and Share
sidebar menu icon

WALNUT CREEK (CALDWELL COUNTY)

WALNUT CREEK (Caldwell County). Walnut Creek rises two miles southwest of Lytton Springs in northern Caldwell County (at 29°59' N, 97°37' W) and flows east for twenty-seven miles to its mouth on Cedar Creek, six miles southwest of Bastrop in Bastrop County (at 30°02' N, 97°20' W). The creek is intermittent in its upper reaches. It crosses low rolling hills and prairie surfaced by shallow clay and sandy loams that support mesquite, mixed hardwoods, and grasses.

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.

Citation

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Handbook of Texas Online, "Walnut Creek (Caldwell County)," accessed December 05, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbw16.

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