Site of Estacado

Site of Estacado (HM207G)

Location: Lorenzo, TX 79343
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 45.129', W 101° 33.741'

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A town founded in 1879 by a colony of English Quakers under the leadership of Isaac Paris Cox who purchased for them 82 sections of land. The town, first named Marietta in honor of Mary Cox, wife of the leader, was renamed Estacado in 1886 when Crosby County was organized. By 1893 the colony had disintegrated. Moved in 1895 to Galveston County.
HM NumberHM207G
Year Placed1936
Placed ByThe State of Texas
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, July 28th, 2017 at 10:41am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 262656 N 3737625
Decimal Degrees33.75215000, -101.56235000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 45.129', W 101° 33.741'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 45' 7.74" N, 101° 33' 44.46" W
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Area Code(s)806
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Ranch Rd 1527, Lorenzo TX 79343, US
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