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COFFEE CREEK (Palo Pinto County). Coffee Creek rises just east of State Highway 281 and three miles south of New Salem in southeastern Palo Pinto County (at 32°35' N, 98°06' W) and runs north for five miles to its mouth on the Brazos River, a mile north of New Salem (at 32°38' N, 98°06' W). It crosses an area of rolling hills surfaced by clay and sandy loams that support scrub brush, mesquite, cacti, and grasses.

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