Oak Ridge in Cooke County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
The Cross Timbers
Erected 1970 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 5316.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Horticulture & Forestry • Native Americans.
Location. 33° 38.996′ N, 97° 2.36′ W. Marker is in Oak Ridge, Texas, in Cooke County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of U.S. 82 and Pauls Lane when traveling east. Located in the eastbound roadside rest area. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gainesville TX 76240, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of Gainesville (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Butterfield Overland Stage Line (approx. 5˝ miles away); The Great Hanging at Gainesville, 1862 (approx. 6 miles away); Gainesville-Fort Sill Road (approx. 6.1 miles away); Santa Fe Passenger Depot (approx. 6.1 miles away); Barbed Wire in Cooke County (approx. 6.3 miles away); Cooke County Courthouse (approx. 6.4 miles away); The Old California Trail (approx. 6.4 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on September 8, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 8, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 251 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 8, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.