SAWMILL CANYON. Sawmill Canyon, which has an intermittent stream, rises four miles northwest of Terlingua in southwestern Brewster County (at 29°22' N, 103°40' W) and runs east for five miles, passing south of Sawmill Mountain, to its mouth on Terlingua Creek, two miles northeast of Terlingua (at 29°21' N, 103°36' W). Steep to gentle slopes in the area are surfaced by shallow, stony clay loams that support juniper, oak, scrub brush, chaparral, cacti, 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.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Handbook of Texas Online, "Sawmill Canyon," accessed October 26, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rks06.
Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.