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WILDCAT CREEK (Coleman County). Wildcat Creek rises four miles west of Coleman and one mile east of Farm Road 503 in central Coleman County (at 31°48' N, 99°31' W) and runs eight miles southeast to its mouth on Home Creek, five miles southwest of Coleman and just south of U.S. Highway 67 (at 31°45' N, 99°27' W). It crosses flat, flood-prone terrain with local shallow depressions, surfaced by clay and sandy loams that support water-tolerant hardwoods, conifers, and grasses.


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

"WILDCAT CREEK (COLEMAN COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 30, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.