"Brit" Bailey Plantation

"Brit" Bailey Plantation (HM1QI0)

Location: Angleton, TX 77515 Brazoria County
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Country: United States of America
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N 29° 8.777', W 95° 31.342'

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Established in 1818 as an individual claim by James Briton Bailey, a member later of Austin's colony. Born 1779, Bailey was tall, fearless, of Irish stock.

At his request, he was buried (1833) standing up, facing west, gun at side.

His restless ghost is said to walk this prairie.
HM NumberHM1QI0
Marker Number9524
Year Placed1968
Placed ByState Historical Survey Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, January 18th, 2016 at 9:02am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 254626 N 3226824
Decimal Degrees29.14628333, -95.52236667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 8.777', W 95° 31.342'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 8' 46.62" N, 95° 31' 20.52" W
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Area Code(s)713, 979, 281
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1960 Jimmy Phillips Blvd, Angleton TX 77515, US
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