Wayside

Wayside was seven miles southwest of Ector in northern Panola County. It was probably established in the early 1880s. A post office opened in 1881, but closed in 1883. A school was in operation in 1897, when the enrollment was thirty-nine. By the mid-1930s the community no longer appeared on highway maps.

Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

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Currently Exists

No

Place type

Wayside is classified as a Town

Associated Names

  • (Watsonville)
  • (Wells)

Locations

  • Latitude
    32.30071370
    Longitude
    -94.22185930

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

No

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