Forney in Kaufman County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
The Forney Messenger
Erected 1986 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 8520.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Communications. A significant historical date for this entry is April 16, 1896.
Location. 32° 44.99′ N, 96° 28.278′ W. Marker is in Forney, Texas, in Kaufman County. Marker is at the intersection of West Broad Street (Farm to Market Road 688) and Burgett Street, on the left when traveling west on West Broad Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 W Broad St, Forney TX 75126, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least Forney (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dixie Overland Highway (about 700 feet away); Walter Dickson Adams and the Adams Drugstore (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1899 Automobile Trip (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Madison McDonald (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dick P. Moore House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hillcrest Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); McKellar House (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Forney.
Also see . . . The Forney Messenger. (Submitted on July 14, 2016.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 13, 2016, by Rheba Bybee of Seagoville, Texas. This page has been viewed 208 times since then and 5 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on July 13, 2016, by Rheba Bybee of Seagoville, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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