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WASHINGTON , TEXAS

Texas Ghost Town
Washington County, Central Texas South

FM 912 off Hwy 105
At the Brazos River (Washington County Line)
Near the Juncture of the Navasota and Brazos Rivers
10 miles W of Navasota
18 miles E of Brenham
Population: 265 Est.

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Washington Texas old grocery store building
A former grocery store in Washington
TE Photo, September 2002
Washington sits just outside of the gates of the Star of the Republic Museum/ Washington-on-the-Brazos State Park and Barrington Living History Farm

As a town, Washington is mostly forgotten - except by it's citizens.

The town is a short row of buildings along a curve in the road with a cemetery nearby.


History in a Pecan Shell
A Brief History of Old Washington-on-the-Brazos >
Washington Park TX
TE Photo, September 2002
TX - Washington School
Washington School
TE Photo, September 2002
TX - Washington School plaque - WPA
Washington School plaque
TE Photo, September 2002
TX - Washington School
Washington School details
TE Photo, September 2002
TX - Washington School  back entrance

Washington School back entrance
TE Photo, September 2002
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tin building, former garage
A former garage
TE Photo, September 2002
Washington TX -  Texana Ranch
Texana Ranch
TE Photo, September 2002

Scenic Drive
FM 390 - La Bahia Scenic Highway

Area Destinations
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Park


Take a road trip

Washington, Texas Nearby Towns:
Brenham the county seat
Navasota
See Washington County

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