Bastrop County, Texas


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Courthouse History

1940 Courthouse

1990 Courthouse

Stump at Courthouse (was the headstone marker for the person) Has the date he arrived and date he died.

Bastrop 1887

Early Bastrop Township

Birds Eye View of Bastrop Township

Bastrop Downtown

1908 Bastrop Baseball Team

Veterans Reunion abt 1920


Bastrop Band

Bastrop Flood

Bastrop River 1936

Electric Park with Stack Lillian Waugh collection

R. Green Cotton Gin Smoke Stack

Edwards Saw Mill with smoke stack in background - courtesy of M. Darling

Cotton Pickers

Bastrop Commercial District

Military Academy

Pictures of Main Street in Bastrop

Tower Theatre & Bus stop Bastrop

Majic Mill Diner (now China Chef after it burned) (now torn down)

Bastrop Train Depot

Bastrop High School (old)    1922

Wilbarger House, Bastrop  1976

Eilers House, Bastrop, 1975

Bastrop Tavern

Bastrop Tavern 1976

Bastrop Bridge

Bastrop Bridge

First Baptist Church 1940

Calvary Episcipal Church Bastrop

ME Church

ME Church

First National Bank Check

Coleman Fort Historical Marker, Cnty Rd 969 Lillian Waugh collection

Bastrop Fishing Club, Bastrop courtesy of M. Darling

Fairview Entrance Lillian Waugh collection

German Grave in Fairview Lillian Waugh collection


Elgin Birdseye View

Elgin Town





Elgin High School

Elgin Union Station

Elgin Saloon

Ray's Barber Shop 1910

Hills Prairie

Abram Wiley Hill

D O Hill

Robert Hill

David Crocket Hill

Hill House, Hills  Prairie 1    2    3    4    5    6 (not available)

Wiley Hill Veterans Headstone, Hills Prairie Lillian Waugh collection

Hill House, Hills Prairie, before renovations

picture #2

 Hill House #3

Hill Cemetery in Hills Prairie Lillian Waugh collection


Smithville TOPO Map

Smithville intersection 1928

Main Street Smithville Lillian Waugh collection

Main Street Smithville 1942

Smithville 1942

Smithville Fishing


Colorado River Bridge

Colorado River Bridge

Smithville School 1917 urtesy of M. Darling (taken down in 1950's)

Colorado River Bridge courtesy of M. Darling (span old)

Presbyterian Church  Bastrop Year 2000

Presbyterian Church, (old) Smithville courtesy of M. Darling

Baptist Church Smithville Year 2000

Baptist Church, Smithville courtesy of M. Darling

Smithville Train Depot 1928

Smithville Train Explosion

Roundhouse in Smithville   Year 2000

M.K.&T Roundhouse in Smithville courtesy of M. Darling

Y.M.C.A. Smithville by M.K.&.T courtesy of M. Darling

YMCA Smithville

Smithville YMCA

Gotcher Trace

Gotcher Farm (Lillian Waugh Collection)

Gotcher Barn

Gotcher Barn #2

Camp Swift

Post Card

Camp Swift Chapel

Church Services

Alum Creek


Lehman House


Utley Bridge

Utley Bridge Construction

Red Rock