Near Bertram in Burnet County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Mount Horeb Lodge
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. Touch 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); Prairie View Cemetery (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Community of Briggs (was approx. 4˝ miles away but has been reported missing. ); Briggs State Bank (approx. 4.7 miles away); Connell Cemetery (approx. 5.4 miles away); Andice Baptist Church (approx. 5˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bertram.
Also see . . .
1. Early Years of the 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 was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 17, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 647 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 17, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.