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BRIARY, TEXAS
AKA Briary Church

Texas Ghost Town
Milam County, Central Texas S


31 2' 41" N, 96 53' 31" W (31.044722, -96.891944)
13 miles NE of Cameron the county seat
Near Rosebud
Population: Unknown

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The old Briary schoolhouse
Attended by Henry Skupin,
author of Growing Up On the Farm
Photo courtesy Henry Skupin
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History on a Pinhead

Named for nearby Big Briary Creek, the town was on maps in the 1940s showing churches, a school and several businesses. It stopped appearing on maps in the 1950s.
Rosebud TX - Robert and Henry Skupin On Tractor with dog Max

See Hauling Corn Crop to Market at Age 13
From "Growing Up On the Farm" by Henry Skupin


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Briary, Texas Nearby Towns:
Cameron the county seat
Rockdale
Rosebud
Austin
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