Pryor was near Pickett five miles south of Corsicana in central Navarro County. It was probably established around 1900. A Pryor post office operated between 1901 and 1905, and during the early 1900s there were several stores and a gin in the area. By the mid-1930s, however, the community no longer appeared on highway maps.

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Christopher Long | © TSHA

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Place type

Pryor is classified as a Town

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  • (Retreat)

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated