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ROCK CREEK (Johnson County). Rock Creek rises 3½ miles northwest of Joshua in northwestern Johnson County (at 32°28' N, 97°27' W) and runs north for 10½ miles to its mouth on Benbrook Reservoir, two miles southwest of Primrose in southwestern Tarrant County (at 32°36' N, 97°27' W). The stream is intermittent in its upper reaches. The surrounding variable terrain is surfaced by shallow, stony clay loams that support juniper and oak trees, grasses, chaparral, and cacti.


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

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