Details for Masonic Lodge #479 (Atlas Number 5497003244)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5497003244


Marker Number 3244
Atlas Number 5497003244
Marker Title Masonic Lodge #479
Index Entry Masonic Lodge #479
Address S Evans at W. Rock Island
City Boyd
County Wise
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 633832
UTM Northing 3660953
Subject Codes fraternal organizations; buildings
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location S. Evans at W. Rock Island, Boyd
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Built 1877 at Old Aurora (2 miles east). Lower floor used first as school with rent $2.50 a month, then as drug store, post office. Second floor always lodge hall. Moved here 1900, in one piece, as Aurora, missed by railroad, began to decline.