Rolla is southwest of Wellington in southern Collingsworth County. Its school district was organized in 1894, and a post office, established in June of that year, remained in operation until 1910, when mail was routed through Wellington. Rolla had a community church and a brick schoolhouse. In 1990 it shared the community hall of Swearingen, nine miles to the west.

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Place type

Rolla is classified as a Town


Latitude: 34.80533270
Longitude: -100.31067450

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated