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ALBION, TEXAS

Red River County, East Texas

Highway 37
FM 195 and FM 1159
16 miles N of Clarksville
47 miles E of Paris
Population: 50 (1990, 2000, 2010)

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Albion Texas marker
Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, February 2007
History on a Pinhead

There's not too much to say about Albion. They had a post office from 1886 to 1904 when it closed the first time. It reopened in 1912 and stayed open until 1929. The population was a reported 20 persons in 1940 but it has increased to 50 for the 1990 census.
Albion Texas Red River Bridge
Red River Bridge
Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, February 2007
Red River bridge sign
Red River
Photo courtesy Gerald Massey, August 2010
TX Red River
Red River
Photo courtesy Gerald Massey, August 2010
TX = Albion cemetery
Albion Cemetery
Photo courtesy Gerald Massey, August 2010
TX = Albion cemetery
Albion Cemetery
Photo courtesy Gerald Massey, August 2010
Albion Cemetery
Photo courtesy Gerald Massey, August 2010
Albion TX
Albion gas station
Photo courtesy Gerald Massey, August 2010
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Baker's Dozen
Photo courtesy Gerald Massey, August 2010
Albion TX Red River County 1900 Postmark
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Cover cancelled with Albion 1900 postmark
Courtesy The John J. Germann Collection
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