Pickettville (HM1DE1)

Location: Ballinger, TX 76821 Runnels County
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N 31° 45.048', W 99° 55.204'

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County's first permanent settlement. Founded 1862 by Wm. Guest and Richard Coffey families, and R. K. and Henry Wylie. They built Picket houses and resided here 4 years. They also erected Picket corrals, later used by trail drivers John and Joseph Henderson, John Hittson and others.
HM NumberHM1DE1
Year Placed1968
Placed ByTexas State Historical Survey Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 7:53pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 412858 N 3513182
Decimal Degrees31.75080000, -99.92006667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 45.048', W 99° 55.204'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 45' 2.88" N, 99° 55' 12.24" W
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Area Code(s)325
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 653 Unnamed Road, Ballinger TX 76821, US
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