Somerville in Burleson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1974 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 8654.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. A significant historical year for this entry is 1883.
Location. 30° 20.781′ N, 96° 31.708′ W. Marker is in Somerville, Texas, in Burleson County. Marker is at the intersection of East 8th Street and Avenue A, on the right when traveling east on East 8th Street. Apparently this marker was moved from its original location on highway 36 on the north edge of town to downtown Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Somerville TX 77879, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 1906 Reunion of Hood's Texas Brigade (here, next to this marker); Site of the Somerville Harvey House (here, next to this marker); James W. Lauderdale (here, next to this marker); Somerville Stadium (approx. 0.6 miles away); Yegua Creek (approx. 1.8 miles away); Glenblythe Plantation, Home of Thomas Affleck (approx. 5.6 miles away); La Bahia Road (approx. 5.8 miles away); Oak Rest Cemetery and Site of Prospect Presbyterian Church (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Somerville.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 10, 2014, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 387 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 10, 2014, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.