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BALD KNOB (Burnet County). Bald Knob, sometimes called Bald Mountain, is twelve miles southwest of Burnet and a mile north of the Austin and Northwestern Railroad in southwestern Burnet County (at 30°39' N, 98°23' W). It is one of several hills in a small range known as Backbone Ridge. Its elevation is 1,326 feet, more than 300 feet higher than that of the surrounding countryside.

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