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Lubbock in Lubbock County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Monterey High School

 
 
Monterey High School Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, April 28, 2014
1. Monterey High School Marker
Inscription.  Opened in 1955. Named for town of Monterey, one of the two original townsites for Lubbock. It was founded in present northwest Lubbock by W. E. Rayner in 1890. In a unique compromise in 1891, Rayner joined the promoters of the other townsite to establish Lubbock in its present location.
 
Erected 1969 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 3443.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1955.
 
Location. 33° 33.076′ N, 101° 53.096′ W. Marker is in Lubbock, Texas, in Lubbock County. Marker is on 47th Street east of Hartford Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3211 47th Street, Lubbock TX 79413, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dagley Field (approx. 1.7 miles away); Texas Tech Dairy Barn (approx. 2.1 miles away); Texas Tech University Dairy Barn (approx. 2.1 miles away); Texas Tech Judging Pavilion (approx. 2.2 miles away); Lubbock High School (approx.
Monterey High School Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, April 28, 2014
2. Monterey High School Marker
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2.3 miles away); First Christian Church (approx. 2½ miles away); The Mast House (approx. 2½ miles away); Mast/White Home (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lubbock.
 
Monterey High School image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, April 28, 2014
3. Monterey High School
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 9, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 519 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 9, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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May. 28, 2022