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COPPERAS CREEK (Eastland County). Copperas Creek rises near Rising Star in southwestern Eastland County (at 32°06' N, 98°58' W) and runs southeast for twenty-four miles to its mouth on Proctor Lake in Comanche County (at 32°01' N, 98°35' W). It traverses flat to rolling terrain surfaced by sandy soil that supports scrub brush and grass.


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

"COPPERAS CREEK (EASTLAND COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 24, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.