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FLAT TOP HILL (Stephens County). Flat Top Hill is on the Shackelford county line in northwestern Stephens County (at 32°51' N, 99°06' W). The hill, at an elevation of 1,380 feet above sea level, rises fifty feet above the surrounding terrain, which consists of rolling hills surfaced by clay and sandy loam soils that support scrub brush, mesquite, cacti, and grasses.


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

"FLAT TOP HILL (STEPHENS COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.