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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.

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Handbook of Texas Online, "Copperas Creek (Eastland County)," accessed November 22, 2017,

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