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CARTER BEND. Carter Bend, a bend in the Brazos River, was inundated by Possum Kingdom Lake in Young and Palo Pinto counties. There is now a Carter Island in the vicinity of the former bend (at 32°58' N, 98°25' W).


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

"CARTER BEND," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.