ROUND HOUSE, TX
ROUND HOUSE, TEXAS. Round House, on State Highway 309 two miles south of Round Prairie in southeastern Navarro County, was probably established around 1900. In the mid-1930s it had two churches, a school, several businesses, and a number of house. After World War II many of the residents moved away, the businesses closed, and the school was consolidated with that of Kerens. By the mid-1960s Round House was no longer shown on highway maps. In the early 1990s a few widely scattered houses remained in the area. The population was forty in 2000.
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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Christopher Long, "ROUND HOUSE, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrrgg), accessed February 08, 2016. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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