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POST MOUNTAIN (Burnet County). Post Mountain is in west central Burnet County about a mile southwest of Burnet (at 30°45' N, 98°15' W). It stands at an elevation of 1,514 feet above sea level, rising more than 200 feet above the surrounding countryside. The mountain was named for the nearby military post that became Fort Croghan.


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

"POST MOUNTAIN (BURNET COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.