WHITE CREEK (BLANCO COUNTY)
WHITE CREEK (Blanco County). White Creek rises in rugged Hill Country terrain two miles west of Tater Hill in northwestern Blanco County (at 30°25' N, 98°34' W) and runs northeast for 15½ miles to its mouth on Sandy Creek, a mile above the State Highway 71 bridge over Sandy Creek in southeastern Llano County (at 30°33' N, 98°29' W). White Creek flows over the southeastern reaches of the Llano Uplift. The area is characterized by large outcroppings of exposed granite and numerous boulders interspersed with live oak, post oak, and short grasses, and calcareous soils.
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, "White Creek (Blanco County)," accessed May 24, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbw65.
Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
Get Texas history every day,
with day by day
Each day's email tells a little bit more of the story of Texas and links to our collection of more than 27,000 articles