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FISH CREEK (Shackelford County). Fish Creek rises eight miles northwest of Albany in north central Shackelford County (at 32°48' N, 99°24' W) and runs northwest for fourteen miles to its mouth on the Clear Fork of the Brazos River, near the Hendrick Ranch in northwest Shackelford County (at 32°54' N, 99°31' W). The creek, which is dammed in its upper reaches, traverses an area of steep slopes and benches surfaced by shallow clay loams that support juniper, live oak, mesquite, and grasses.


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"FISH CREEK (SHACKELFORD COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.