PEACH CREEK (WHARTON COUNTY)
PEACH CREEK (Wharton County). Peach Creek rises west of Farm Road 102 a mile north of Egypt and twelve miles north of Wharton in north central Wharton County (at 29°25' N, 96°17' W) and runs southeast for twenty-seven miles to its mouth on the San Bernard River, eight miles southeast of Wharton (at 29°20' N, 95°57' W). The surrounding flat terrain with local shallow depressions and low ridges is surfaced by sandy and clay loam that supports water-tolerant hardwoods, conifers, and grasses.
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