Winters in Runnels County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
In 1949, Winters benefited in particular from the findings of the Cree-Sykes Oil Field and Fort Chadbourne Oil Field. Oil and gas extraction continues to contribute to the local economy. Another Winters industry was the C.I. Green Milling and Grain Co. Established in 1918, the business handled all types
Erected 2015 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 17911.)
Location. 31° 57.497′ N, 99° 57.76′ W. Marker is in Winters, Texas, in Runnels County. Marker is on N. Main Street (U.S. 83) north of E. Dale Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winters TX 79567, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Blue Gap Post Office (a few steps from this marker); Winters Public Library (a few steps from this marker); Winters Lodge No. 743, A.F. & A.M. (within shouting distance of this marker); Winters State Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Rock Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Winters FFA Chapter (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Cotton Oil Mill (approx. half a mile away); Winters Brass Band (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winters.
Also see . . .
1. Winters, TX (Submitted on April 17, 2015.)
2. Winters Celebrates 125 Years with Historical Marker. Article from the San Angelo Standard-Times on the March 1, 2015 marker dedication. (Submitted on April 17, 2015.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 17, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 17, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. 6. submitted on April 15, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.