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

Witness Tree

 
 
Witness Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 12, 2017
1. Witness Tree Marker
Inscription. Used in early land surveys to indicate boundaries. Historical marker in on library grounds across street.
 
Erected 1966 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 5881.)
 
Location. 32° 43.158′ N, 100° 55.156′ W. Marker is in Snyder, Texas, in Scurry County. Marker is on 23rd Street west of College Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1917 23rd Street, Snyder TX 79549, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Witness Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); City of Snyder (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of O.K. Wagon Yard (approx. 0.2 miles away); First State Bank Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home County of Famous Frontiersman J. Wright Mooar (approx. 0.2 miles away); County Named for Texas Confederate William R. Scurry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Channel of Deep Creek (approx. 0.2 miles away); Company G (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Snyder.
 
Categories. ExplorationSettlements & Settlers
 
Witness Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 12, 2017
2. Witness Tree Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 2, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 2, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.
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