Cross (HMT3V)

Location: Tilden, TX 78072 McMullen County
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Country: United States of America
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N 28° 32.043', W 98° 32.795'

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This community (earlier known as Nopal, San Miguel, Franklin) is one of area's first permanent settlements. Named for Samuel C. Cross, who opened grocery store, became first postmaster, 1924. Post office closed, 1934. Gas well completed nearby, 1953, was largest in state at that time. Ranching also is important to economy.
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Date Added Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 9:54am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 544359 N 3156447
Decimal Degrees28.53405000, -98.54658333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 28° 32.043', W 98° 32.795'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds28° 32' 2.58" N, 98° 32' 47.70" W
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Area Code(s)361, 830
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 600-698 River St, Tilden TX 78072, US
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