Near Tahoka in Lynn County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Young and Bexar Territories
Created August 21, 1876
Organized April 15, 1903
Named in honor of
Granderson Washington Lynn
Who fell at the Alamo
Tahoka, County Seat
Erected 1936 by Texas Highway Department. (Marker Number 3152.)
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 date for this entry is April 15, 1903.
Location. 33° 13.351′ N, 101° 48.349′ W. Marker is near Tahoka, Texas, in Lynn County. Marker is on U.S. 87, 0.2 miles south of County Highway 19, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tahoka TX 79373, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tahoka (approx. 3.9 miles away); Quanah Parker Trail (approx. 3.9 miles away); a different marker also named Lynn County (approx. 3.9 miles away); Lynn County Courthouse (approx. 4 miles away); Lynn County (approx. 4 miles away); a different marker also named Lynn County Courthouse (approx. 4 miles away); Green Memorial Park Cemetery (approx. 6.8 miles away); Wilson Mercantile Company (approx. 8.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tahoka.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 20, 2017. It was originally submitted on November 20, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 182 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 20, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.