Near Smyer in Hockley County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
The Spade Ranch
Ellwood's descendants still own and operate the Spade.
Erected 1972 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 5430.)
Location. 33° 35.253′ N, 102° 12.397′ W. Marker is near Smyer, Texas, in Hockley County. Marker is on State Highway 114 0.6 miles east of Hummingbird Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is 2.4 miles west of Smyer. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6263 East TX114, Smyer TX 79367, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. City of Levelland (approx. 9.8 miles away); Reese AFB Texas (approx. 10.2 miles away); Reese Air Force Base Hockley County (approx. 10.6 miles away); Ropesville Cemetery (approx. 12.3 miles away); Ropesville Resettlement Project (approx. 12.7 miles away); Site of Primrose School (approx. 13.1 miles away).
Categories. • Agriculture •
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