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SAWMILL MOUNTAIN. Sawmill Mountain is three miles north of Terlingua in southwestern Brewster County (at 29°22' N, 103°37' W). At an elevation of 3,797 feet above sea level, it rises some 900 feet above the town. Shallow, stony soils on the mountain support scrub brush and grasses.


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"SAWMILL MOUNTAIN," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 26, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.