Original home of the Atascosa Masonic Lodge #379 and the Benton City Institute built in 1876

Just off Benton City Road in Lytle, TX lies a 2-story stone shell of a building on a street corner. This was the home of the Atascosa Masons Lodge #376. It was also known for a period of time as the Benton City Institute (aka "The Old Rock School", which taught basic classes along with specialized instruction on accounting, law, music, and surveying. The building was in operation between 1876-1934 and was designated as a historical site in 1972.

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