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COTTONWOOD CREEK (Baylor County). Cottonwood Creek rises four miles west of Red Springs in extreme western Baylor County (at 33°37' N, 99°28' W) and runs south through farmland for three miles to its mouth on the Brazos River (at 33°35' N, 99°28' W). It runs through an area of gullies and low hills with shallow soils and sparse vegetation.

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Handbook of Texas Online, "Cottonwood Creek (Baylor County)," accessed October 22, 2017,

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