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

Dickens County

 
 
Dickens County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, June 7, 2017
1. Dickens County Marker
Inscription.
Formed from Young and Bexar
Territories
Created August 21, 1876
Organized April 15, 1903
Dickens, County Seat

 
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 1219.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 33° 37.29′ N, 100° 50.177′ W. Marker is in Dickens, Texas, in Dickens County. Marker is on 5th Street east of Montgomery Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dickens TX 79229, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dickens Springs (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dickens Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of Anderson's Fort or Soldier's Mound (approx. 6.7 miles away); Lisenby-Campbell House (approx. 9.8 miles away); Fourth U.S. Cavalry (approx. 9.9 miles away); Texas Agricultural Experiment Station at Spur (approx. 10.2 miles away); Marshall Clinton Formby, Jr. (approx. 10.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Dickens County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, June 7, 2017
2. Dickens County Marker
Dickens County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, June 7, 2017
3. Dickens County Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 164 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 27, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.
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