Near Matador in Motley County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 12939.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1886.
Location. 34° 0.415′ N, 100° 38.433′ W. Marker is near Matador, Texas, in Motley County. Marker is on U.S. 62, 10 miles east of Matador, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Matador TX 79244, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tee Pee City (here, next to this marker); The Motley County Railroad (approx. 9.9 miles away); Motley County Jail Quanah Parker Trail (approx. 10.4 miles away); a different marker also named Quanah Parker Trail (approx. 10˝ miles away); Traweek House (approx. 10.6 miles away); Motley County (approx. 10.8 miles away); Bob's Oil Well (approx. 10.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Matador.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 3, 2017. It was originally submitted on June 30, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 309 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 30, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.