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Washington County

WASHINGTON , TEXAS

Texas Ghost Town
Washington County, Central Texas South

FM 912 off Hwy 105
At the Brazos River (Washington County Line)
Near the Juncture of the Navasota and Brazos Rivers
10 miles W of Navasota
18 miles E of Brenham
Population: 265 Est.

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Brenham Hotels | Navasota Hotels
Washington Texas old grocery store building
A former grocery store in Washington
TE Photo, September 2002
Washington sits just outside of the gates of the Star of the Republic Museum/ Washington-on-the-Brazos State Park and Barrington Living History Farm

As a town, Washington is mostly forgotten - except by it's citizens.

The town is a short row of buildings along a curve in the road with a cemetery nearby.


History in a Pecan Shell
A Brief History of Old Washington-on-the-Brazos >
Washington Park TX
TE Photo, September 2002
TX - Washington School
Washington School
TE Photo, September 2002
TX - Washington School plaque - WPA
Washington School plaque
TE Photo, September 2002
TX - Washington School
Washington School details
TE Photo, September 2002
TX - Washington School  back entrance

Washington School back entrance
TE Photo, September 2002
More Texas Schoolhouses

Washington TX -  Texana Ranch
Texana Ranch
TE Photo, September 2002
tin building, former garage
A former garage
TE Photo, September 2002


Scenic Drive:
FM 390 - La Bahia Scenic Highway

Washington, Texas Area Destinations:
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Park
Brenham | Navasota

See Washington County | Central Texas South

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Brenham Hotels | Navasota Hotels | More Hotels

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