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DAVIS HOLLOW. Davis Hollow, a valley in southeastern San Saba County, begins about 18½ miles southeast of San Saba (at 30°58' N, 98°36' W) and runs north for ten miles to its mouth on Cherokee Creek (at 31°02' N, 98°35' W). The valley crosses flat terrain with shallow to deep depressions, surfaced by clayey and sandy loam soils that support primarily live oak, Ashe juniper, mesquite, and grasses.

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