NOELKE CREEK. Noelke Creek rises (at 31°08' N, 101°55' W) near Noelke Hill in southeastern Upton County 6½ miles south of Rankin and runs southeast for eighteen miles to its mouth on Live Oak Creek (at 31°01' N, 101°42' W), in northwestern Crockett County north of U.S. Highway 190. The creekbed is composed primarily of sand, gravel, and mud substrate, with some limestone and dolomite. The soil near Noelke Creek is variable but is generally shallow and stony. Oak, juniper, mesquite, scrub, and sparse grasses grow along the banks.
Image Use Disclaimer
All copyrighted materials included within the Handbook of Texas Online are in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 related to Copyright and “Fair Use” for Non-Profit educational institutions, which permits the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA), to utilize copyrighted materials to further scholarship, education, and inform the public. The TSHA makes every effort to conform to the principles of fair use and to comply with copyright law.
For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml
If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Handbook of Texas Online, "Noelke Creek," accessed July 29, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbn41.
Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.