Details for Old Noxville School (Atlas Number 5267003618)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5267003618


Marker Number 3618
Atlas Number 5267003618
Marker Title Old Noxville School
Index Entry Noxville School
City Junction
County Kimble
UTM Zone
UTM Easting
UTM Northing
Subject Codes graveyards; educational topics
Marker Year 1968
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 29 miles E of Junction Via FM 479 on CR just E of little Devil's River; school is about 1/2 down CR.
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Erected about 1880. Used as a school until the district was consolidated with Harper, 1940. Native limestone was quarried nearby, laid by local people including Noah Nox (who founded Noxville), Will Lennon, Lafayette McDonald, J. H. Parker and sons. Nearby (about 300 yds. W) were a post office and store, run by Nox and wife. Building now serves as a polling place for Precinct 4. Noxville cemetery is located across the creek (600 yds. NE). Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1968