Notrees in Ector County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Post Office established 1944 in drug store of C. J. Brown, Jr., who named it in response to U.S. Post Office Dept. request for title suitable to locality. Residents have since made history by planting shade trees. Now production hub of Permian Basin, center of gas processing industry and home of Otto’s Boys Ranch.
Erected 1965 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 3617.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Postal Mail and Philately series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1944.
Location. 31° 55.049′ N, 102° 45.337′ W. Marker is in Notrees, Texas, in Ector County. Marker is on State Highway 302, 0.2 miles west of Marion Drive, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Notrees TX 79759, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blue Mountain (approx. 6.2 miles away); Goldsmith (approx. 9.3 miles away); Penwell Ector County Discovery Well (approx. 15.6 miles away); The Caprock (approx. 16.3 miles away).
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