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COLD SPRING, TEXAS. Cold Spring was near the Gillespie county line a few miles from Loyal Valley, with which it has often been confused, in southeastern Mason County. It was settled in 1875 or 1876 and was named for a nearby spring.


Mason County Historical Book (Mason, Texas: Mason County Historical Commission, 1976).

Alice J. Rhoades


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

Alice J. Rhoades, "COLD SPRING, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 07, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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