Bitter Creek

Bitter Creek was settled in the early 1880s by the Montgomery and Bardwell families. The site, said to have been south of present Sweetwater, was presumably located near Bitter Creek in northeast Nolan County. No community appears there on later maps.

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Bitter Creek is classified as a Town

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated