Old Hanging Tree

Old Hanging Tree (HMHMA)

Location: Hallettsville, TX 77964 Lavaca County
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N 29° 27.21', W 96° 56.638'

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Gallows used Sept. 12, 1879, at public hanging of "Pocket", an Indian, killer of Englishman Leonard Hyde. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1967
Marker Number3740
Year Placed1967
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 3:06pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 699399 N 3259990
Decimal Degrees29.45350000, -96.94396667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 27.21', W 96° 56.638'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 27' 12.60" N, 96° 56' 38.28" W
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Area Code(s)361, 979
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1191-1199 Park Rd 3, Hallettsville TX 77964, US
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