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PRAIRIE MOUNTAIN, TEXAS

Llano County, Texas Hill Country
FM 2323
20 Miles SW of Llano
N of Fredericksburg
Not shown on the state map
Population: Unknown

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Welcome to Prairie Mount Texas
Welcome to Prairie Mountain
Photo courtesy Ernie Wymer, January 10, 2008
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Known by various names (Starks, Putnam, Hickory) a school was constructed on the Roundtree Ranch in 1906. The school took its name from Prairie Mountain the local landmark. In the early 1910s, the Roundtree Ranch was broken into smaller parcels increasing the population. An estimated 20 families formed the community.
Prairie Mountain School Historical Marker Texas
Prairie Mountain School Historical Marker
Photo courtesy Ernie Wymer, January 10, 2008
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