Marathon in Brewster County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1965 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 801.)
Location. 30° 12.3′ N, 103° 14.698′ W. Marker is in Marathon, Texas, in Brewster County. Marker is on South 1st Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: South 1st Street, Marathon TX 79842, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Gage Hotel (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); First School House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Marathon (approx. one mile away); Colonel Lewis Given Harman (approx. 2.8 miles away); Fort Peña Colorado (Red Rock) (approx. 4.4 miles away); Los Caballos (approx. 9.7 miles away).
More about this marker. The Texas Historical Commission has this building listed at "Main St., Marathon". On Google maps, however, the location is South 1st Street, i.e. the "1st Street" that is south of the railroad tracks (it runs
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 11, 2010, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. This page has been viewed 676 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 14, 2010, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. 2. submitted on November 7, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 3. submitted on January 14, 2010, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.