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Buffalo Gap in Taylor County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Taylor County

 
 
Taylor County Marker Inscriptions image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 10, 2014
1. Taylor County Marker Inscriptions
Inscription.

Taylor County
Organized - July 3, 1878

Buffalo Gap
County Seat
Aug. 8, 1878 - Oct. 30, 1883

First Taylor County
Courthouse and Jail
Constructed - 1879

Buffalo Gap Museum
Founded - 1956
(Marker Number 1597.)
 
Location. 32° 17.17′ N, 99° 49.655′ W. Marker is in Buffalo Gap, Texas, in Taylor County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of N. William Street and Elm Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located in Buffalo Gap Historic Village. Marker is at or near this postal address: 133 N. William St, Buffalo Gap TX 79508, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Ernie Wilson Museum (a few steps from this marker); Vicinity of Indian Fight (approx. 0.4 miles away); Town of Buffalo Gap (approx. 0.4 miles away); Buffalo Gap College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Buffalo Gap Cemetery (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Taylor County (approx. 4.1 miles away); The Civilian Conservation Corps at Abilene State Park (approx. 4.5 miles away); Cedar Gap Community (approx. 4.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Buffalo Gap.
 
Also see . . .
Taylor County Marker (Front Side) image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 10, 2014
2. Taylor County Marker (Front Side)
 Tour the Buffalo Gap Historic Village. From the McWhiney History Education Group website. (Submitted on June 24, 2014.) 
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Taylor County Marker (Back Side) image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 10, 2014
3. Taylor County Marker (Back Side)
Taylor County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 10, 2014
4. Taylor County Marker
Next to entrance to Buffalo Gap Historic Village
Taylor County's First Courthouse and Jail image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 10, 2014
5. Taylor County's First Courthouse and Jail
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 295 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.   5. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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