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Near Tahoka in Lynn County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Lynn County

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, November 11, 2017
1. Lynn County Marker
Inscription.
Formed from
Young and Bexar Territories
Created August 21, 1876
Organized April 15, 1903

Named in honor of
Granderson Washington Lynn
Who fell at the Alamo

Tahoka, County Seat

 
Erected 1936 by Texas Highway Department. (Marker Number 3152.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 33° 13.351′ N, 101° 48.349′ W. Marker is near Tahoka, Texas, in Lynn County. Marker is on U.S. 87 0.2 miles south of County Highway 19, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tahoka TX 79373, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tahoka (approx. 3.9 miles away); Lynn County Courthouse (approx. 4 miles away); a different marker also named Lynn County (approx. 4 miles away); a different marker also named Lynn County Courthouse (approx. 4 miles away); Wilson Mercantile Company (approx. 8.1 miles away); Site of Mackenzie Cavalry Camp (approx. 8.1 miles away); Spanish Explorers' Route (approx. 8.1 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Lynn County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 11, 2017
2. Lynn County Marker
Lynn County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 11, 2017
3. Lynn County Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 20, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 20, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.
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