Manor in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
City of Manor
In 1871 James Manor donated right of way for the Houston & Texas Central Railroad. The town founded and named for him in 1872 was incorporated in 1913.
Cotton, king here for years, has been supplanted by cattle raising as base for the local economy.
Location. 30° 20.582′ N, 97° 33.412′ W. Marker is in Manor, Texas, in Travis County. Click for map. Marker may have been moved from original location. It is currently on the property of the new City Hall, 105 E Eggleston St, Manor, TX 78653. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 E Eggleston St, Manor, TX 78653, Manor TX 78653, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bloor House (approx. ¼ mile away); Clayton Vocational Institute (approx. 0.4 miles away); Decker Swedish Evangelical Free Church and Cemetery (approx. 2.9 miles away); Decker United Methodist Church and Community (approx. 4.2 miles away); Lockwood Cemetery (approx. 5.3 miles away); Barr Mansion (approx. 5.4 miles away); St. John Church (approx. 5.7 miles away); Kimbro (approx. 6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Manor.
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
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