Friendship, also known as Barnett, is on Hickory Creek at the intersection of Farm Road 1497 and a dirt road, 1½ miles south of Biardstown in southern Lamar County. By the mid-1930s the settlement had the Barnett School, a business, and a cluster of dwellings. By 1957 its school had been consolidated into the Delmar Independent School District. Maps in the early 1980s showed two churches, two cemeteries, and a business at Friendship.

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Friendship is part of or belongs to the following places:

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Place type

Friendship is classified as a Town

Associated Names

  • (Barnett)


Latitude: 33.52594090
Longitude: -95.50717720

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated