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Near Bertram in Burnet County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Mount Horeb Lodge

 
 
Mount Horeb Lodge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, December 2, 2007
1. Mount Horeb Lodge Marker
Inscription. Chartered Jan. 21, 1854; met in log schoolhouse.

Erected own lodge hall 1856 on land given by Grand Master Sam Mather and B. K. Stewart. First floor used as church and school. A fire in 1915 razed hall. Lodge rebuilt here 1916 on land given by G. T. and W. J. Williams.
 
Erected 1967 by the State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9734.)
 
Location. 30° 49.208′ N, 97° 56.156′ W. Marker is near Bertram, Texas, in Burnet County. Marker is on FM-243 0.2 miles west of CR-284, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bertram TX 78605, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mahomet-Sycamore Springs Community (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mahomet Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Smart-McCormick Home (approx. 1.4 miles away); Gabriel Mills (approx. 2.9 miles away); Prairie View Cemetery (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Community of Briggs (approx. 4.5 miles away); Briggs State Bank (approx. 4.7 miles away); Connell Cemetery (approx. 5.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bertram.
 
Also see . . .
1. Early Years of the Mount Horeb Lodge
Mount Horeb Lodge image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, December 2, 2007
2. Mount Horeb Lodge
. (Submitted on February 17, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
2. Handbook of Texas Online. Samuel E. Mather (Submitted on February 17, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.) 
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 544 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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