Old Wink Cemetery

Old Wink Cemetery (HM15N5)

Location: Wink, TX 79789 Winkler County
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Country: United States of America
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N 31° 45.585', W 103° 10.968'

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"Ghost" burial plot with 26 unmarked graves of unidentified, unfortunates, or men traveling under aliases during 1926-29 oil boom violence.

All vestiges of graves lost in winds, shifting sands. Plot dedicated to memory of those with names known only to God.
"We raised not a stone, but left him alone?." Wolfe
HM NumberHM15N5
Year Placed1964
Placed ByState Historical Survey Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 1:28am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13R E 672103 N 3515243
Decimal Degrees31.75975000, -103.18280000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 45.585', W 103° 10.968'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 45' 35.10" N, 103° 10' 58.08" W
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Area Code(s)432
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 823 Farm to Market Rd 1232, Wink TX 79789, US
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