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HENSON MOUNTAIN

HENSON MOUNTAIN. Henson Mountain is within the boundaries of Fort Hood eight miles south of Gatesville in south central Coryell County (at 31°20' N, 97°43' W). The mountain, which rises out of flat to rolling terrain to an elevation of 950 feet, was named for William Thomas Henson, a pioneer settler in the county.

Sylvia Edwards

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Sylvia Edwards, "HENSON MOUNTAIN," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rjh13), accessed February 08, 2016. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.