Historical Markers StoppingPoints.com Historical Markers, Sightseeing & Points of Interest Scenic Roads & Points of Interest
About Us | Photo Gallery | Free Widgets | Featured States | Search Site
Register or Edit LoginRegister
Home Texas Ellis County Bristol Bristol School

Bristol School

  Texas Historical Markers
Church St. and Union Hill Rd., Bristol, TX, USA

Latitude & Longitude: 32° 27' 34.119936", -96° 34' 8.045904"
    Texas State
Historical Marker
    The community's first school was housed in a multi-purpose building erected here in 1870. The Bristol School district was established in 1877. Youth from throughout the area attended Bristol schoolhouse built in 1886 and 1913. A new brick school containing five classrooms and an impressive auditorium and stage was completed here by the U.S. Works Progress Administration (WPA) in 1940. 130 pupils attended the 9-grade, 6-teacher school in 1940-41. The school served the area until 1955. In 1957 its facilities and grounds were deeded to the Bristol Cemetery Association.

This page last updated: 7/15/2008

Bristol School Historical Marker Location Map, Texas