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PLUM CREEK (Newton County). Plum Creek rises in northeastern Newton County (at 31°02' N, 93°37' W) three miles northeast of Burkeville and runs south for six miles to its mouth (at 30°57' N, 93°36' W) on Little Cow Creek, four miles southeast of Burkeville. The stream is intermittent in its upper stages. It traverses gently undulating woodlands typical of Newton County.

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