CAMP WORTH, TX
CAMP WORTH, TEXAS. Camp Worth was on Arenosa Creek and a country road, ten miles northwest of San Augustine in northwestern San Augustine County. It was founded as a timber camp of the Frost Lumber Industries and was named for the lumber mills manager, Worth Whited. A tram line was built to the site in the 1920s or 1930s, and in 1940 the community had a church, scattered dwellings, and a school. By the 1980s no buildings remained on the site, though it was still listed on state highway maps.
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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Mark Odintz, "CAMP WORTH, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrc17), accessed February 08, 2016. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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