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BLANCO COUNTY, TEXAS

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    Blanco County History

    1936 Centennial Marker (on Johnson City courthouse grounds):

    Formed from Burnet, Hays, Gillespie and Comal counties.
    Created February 12, 1858, organized April 12, 1858.
    Named for the stream which traverses the region.
    County seat, Blanco City, 1858-1890; Johnson City, since.

    Blanco County Courthouse
    Blanco County Courthouse
    Blanco County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Blanco County Town List

    Cities, Towns & Ghost Towns: History, attractions, landmarks, architecture, monuments, museums, cemeteries, bridges, parks, vintage & contemporary images, area destinations, hotels, and forum.

    County Seat - Johnson City
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  • Blanco Former county seat
  • Blowout ghost town
  • Cypress Mill
  • Hye
  • Johnson City County seat
  • Peyton Colony ghost town
  • Round Mountain
  • Sandy
  • Twin Sisters

  • TX Blanco  County 1907 Postal Map
    From 1907 Texas state map #2090 showing Blanco County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    Blanco County TX 1920s Map
    From 1920 Texas state map #10749 showing Blanco County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Blanco County 1940s Map
    From 1940 Texas state map #4335 showing Blanco County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office

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