Near Oatmeal in Burnet County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Early Oatmeal School
This limestone structure was successor to the first school of 1858. Excepting minor repairs and addition of a board floor, building looks much as it did in 1869. It is a church today.
A third school, built in 1924, now houses a community center.
Erected 1968 by the State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9738.)
Location. 30° 41.739′ N, 98° 5.152′ W. Marker is near Oatmeal, Texas, in Burnet County. Marker can be reached from Oatmeal Cemetery Road 0.1 miles east of CR-243. 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. Oatmeal Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mount Zion Cemetery (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Village of South Gabriel (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Bryson Place (approx. 3.5 miles away); Bertram (approx. 3.8 Bertram School (approx. 4.1 miles away); Mount Blanc School (approx. 4.2 miles away); Hopewell Cemetery (approx. 5.5 miles away).
Also see . . . Handbook of Texas Online. Oatmeal, TX (Submitted on February 18, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
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