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NEW CORN HILL, TEXAS

Texas Ghost Town
Williamson County, Hill Country

FM 1105
Less that a mile N of Theon
About 2 miles as the crow flies from (Old) Corn Hill
NE of Georgetown and Austin

Population: Unk

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Holly Trinity Catholic Church , New Corn Hill, Texas The Holy Trinity Catholic Church, circa 1913

Photo Courtesy Bob Crain, 2-04
History in a Pecan Shell

The Handbook of Texas doesn't show a listing for New Corn Hill - but its presence can't be ignored.

The twin steeples of the church are visible from the cemetery of (Old) Corn Hill, although there is no direct road connecting the two.

Many towns that split into "Old" and New," did so upon arrival of the railroad, but in this case (Old) Corn Hill was mostly absorbed into Jarrell, Texas. Evidently enough of the Corn Hill population wanted to retain the name and moved eastward.
New Corn Hill Cemetery








New Corn Hill Cemetery

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Holly Trinity Catholic Church , New Corn Hill, Texas
A distant view of the The Holy Trinity Catholic Church in New Corn Hill

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New Corn Hill sign
Road sign proves the existence of New Corn Hill

TE photo, 9-04
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High mileage offering

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See Good old New Corn Hill by Clay Coppedge
Maybe you have been to New Corn Hill and thought you were in Corn Hill, or Cornhill depending on your spelling preference and which map you're using. What some people think of as Corn Hill is really New Corn Hill, the place on FM 1105 where rolling pasture and prairie converge at the beautiful and historic Holy Trinity Catholic Church... more
Photographer's Note: The Church in New Corn Hill is one of my favorite churches in Texas... New Corn Hill is just north of Georgetown east of IH 35.. Great site ...keep up the good work.. - Bob Crain

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