Details for Benjamin School (razed) (Atlas Number 5275009430)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5275009430


Marker Number 9430
Atlas Number 5275009430
Marker Title Benjamin School (razed)
Index Entry Benjamin School
City Benjamin
County Knox
UTM Zone
UTM Easting
UTM Northing
Subject Codes educational topics
Marker Year 1966
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Hwy. 82 and S. Church St.
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built in 1896. Only early school building still standing. Bought 1910 by Benjamin Lodge No. 976, A.F. & A.M., and moved to this site. Lower floor serves as community center, meeting place for Sorosis Club, organized here in 1924. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1966