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ROCK CREEK (Grayson County). Rock Creek rises 1½ miles northwest of the community of Red Branch in extreme northwestern Grayson County (at 33°48' N, 96°55' W). The stream is intermittent except in its extreme lower reaches. It runs northeast and then north for a total of 3½ miles to its mouth on Lake Texoma, three miles northwest of Red Branch (at 33°52' N, 96°53' W). The surrounding low rolling to flat terrain is surfaced by sandy and clay loams that support mixed hardwoods and pine trees. The region has served as range and crop land.


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"ROCK CREEK (GRAYSON COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 30, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.