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Bullion

Texas Historical Marker: no

  • Primary Town: Liberty Hill
  • Secondary Town(s): Georgetown
  • Cemetery Relocated to: Williams-Buck

Historic Texas Cemetery Designation: no

  • Williamson County Clerk Instrument Number: unknown
  • Williamson Central Appraisal District Property ID: unknown

Click here to view Army Corps of Engineers document

Notes:

Relocation Coordinates are: 30.72996639 -97.9099979, located on CR 202, Liberty Hill.

Construction of the Georgetown Dam & Lake began in 1972 and was completed in 1979 by the Army Corps of Engineers. The lake & recreational facilities were opened in 1981. Approximately 6 (plus an “unknown”) cemeteries (Bullion, Boultinghouse, Jenkins, Keating, Sawyer, Sedwich[k]) were moved from their original locations as they would have ended up under Lake Georgetown upon the completion of the dam.

The “mapped” coordinates are the approximate original site location for historical purposes. Bullion Mountain was an old settlement on the upper north San Gabriel River, 7 or 8 miles E of Rock House.

Location is Approximate (1999 Map Information): yes (1999 mention only) 10/5

Longitude: -97.80652100

Latitude: 30.69768200