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.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1869.
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. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bertram TX 78605, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oatmeal Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Mount Zion Cemetery (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Village of South Gabriel The Bryson Place (approx. 3½ miles away); Bertram (approx. 3.8 miles away); J.V. "Pinky" Wilson (approx. 3.8 miles away); The City of Bertram (approx. 3.8 miles away); Bertram Depot (approx. 3.8 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 18, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 869 times since then and 69 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 18, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.