Knob, TX


By: Alice Gray Upchurch

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: February 1, 1995


Knob (Knobb) was near Locker in northwestern San Saba County. The Knob post office was in the home of James R. Turner from 1887 to 1889. Turner was believed to have reported the mob activities of the so-called San Saba mob, which killed him on July 19, 1887.

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

Alice Gray Upchurch, “Knob, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed July 07, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/knob-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1952
February 1, 1995

Place
Knob
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • San Saba County
Associated Names

Locker