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WAFER CREEK. Wafer Creek, also known as Bourland Creek and Drennan Creek, rises two miles southeast of Honey Grove in southeastern Fannin County (at 33°33' N, 95°54' W) and runs southeast for nine miles to its mouth on the North Sulphur River, one mile northwest of Ben Franklin in extreme northern Delta County (at 33°29' N, 95°48' W). The surrounding flat to rolling terrain is surfaced by clay and clay and sandy loams that support water-tolerant hardwood, oak, and juniper trees, conifers, and various grasses.


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

"WAFER CREEK," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.