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Onion Creek Lodge 220, A.F. & A.M.

 
 
Onion Creek Lodge 220, A.F. & A.M. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, December 20, 2007
1. Onion Creek Lodge 220, A.F. & A.M. Marker
Inscription. Onion Creek Lodge 220, A.F. & A.M. chartered, 1858. Met on this site in cabin later destroyed by Indians. This building completed, 1860.

First floor used by the Pleasant Hill school (oldest in continuous use in state) until 1935. Also used by the Cumberland Presbyterians. Old school Presbyterians, Baptists, Methodists, alternating Sundays.

Used by Creedmoor OES 607 since 1929, rainbow assembly 266 since 1956.
 
Erected 1964 by the State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 14905.)
 
Location. 30° 11.648′ N, 97° 46.227′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from North Bluff Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 706 N Bluff Dr, Austin TX 78745, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cementerio Mexicano de Maria de la Luz (approx. ¾ mile away); Boggy Creek Masonic Cemetery (approx. one mile away); The Original Skyline Club Sign (approx. 1.5 miles away); Fort Magruder, C.S.A (approx. 2.2 miles away); Doyle Farm (approx. 2.2 miles away); Saint Edward’s University Main Building
Onion Creek Lodge 220, A.F. & A.M. image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, December 20, 2007
2. Onion Creek Lodge 220, A.F. & A.M.
(approx. 2.6 miles away); Approximate Site Reached By the Espinosa-Olivares-Aguirre Expedition (approx. 2.8 miles away); Santiago del Valle Grant (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
 
Also see . . .  Onion Creek Lodge #220, A.M. & A.F. (Submitted on January 3, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 3, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 883 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 3, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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