Jimkurn, TX


Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: February 1, 1995


Jimkurn, in northern Stephens County, became a post office and station on the Wichita Falls and Southern Railway in 1920, but it did not survive long after the first flush of the region's oil boom. In 1926 its post office was closed.

Ed Ellsworth Bartholomew, 800 Texas Ghost Towns (Fort Davis, Texas: Frontier, 1971).
Places:
  • Communities

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Anonymous, “Jimkurn, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed August 14, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/jimkurn-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1952
February 1, 1995

Place
Jimkurn
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Stephens County
Coordinates
  • Latitude: 32.87425900°
  • Longitude: -98.88802400°