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. 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. Oatmeal Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Mount Zion Cemetery (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Village of South Gabriel (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Bryson Place (approx. 3½ miles away); Bertram (approx. 3.8 miles Bertram School (approx. 4.1 miles away); Mount Blanc School (approx. 4.2 miles away); Hopewell Cemetery (approx. 5½ 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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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 18, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 599 times since then and 17 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.