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LIMESTONE COUNTY, TEXAS

Limestone County Topics

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    Limestone County History

    1936 Centennial Marker:

    LIMESTONE COUNTY
    Formed from Robertson County.
    Created April 11, 1846.
    Organized August 18, 1846.
    Named for the rock formation in the region.
    County seat Springfield, 1846,
    Groesbeck since 1874.

    Limestone County Courthouse
     TX - Limestone County Courthouse
    Limestone County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Limestone County Town List

    Cities, Towns & Ghost Towns: History, attractions, landmarks, architecture, monuments, museums, cemeteries, bridges, parks, vintage & contemporary images, area destinations, hotels, and forum.

    County Seat - Groesbeck
    Book Hotel - Groesbeck Hotels
  • Ben Hur
  • Big Hill
  • Coolidge
  • Doyle
  • Mexia
  • Odds ghost town
  • Farrar
  • Groesbeck County seat
  • Personville ghost town
  • Prairie Hill
  • Springfield ghost town
  • Steele Creek Community ghost town
  • Tehuacana
  • Thornton

  • TX Limestone County 1907 map
    From 1907 Texas state map #2090 showing Limestone County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Limestone County 1920s Map
    From 1920 Texas state map #10749 showing Limestone County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Limestone  County 1940s Map
    From 1940 Texas state map #4335 showing Limestone County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office

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