Oak Ridge in Cooke County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
The Cross Timbers
Erected 1970 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 5316.)
Location. 33° 38.996′ N, 97° 2.36′ W. Marker is in Oak Ridge, Texas, in Cooke County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of U.S. 82 and Pauls Lane when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in the eastbound roadside rest area. Marker is in this post office area: Gainesville TX 76240, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gainesville (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Butterfield Overland Stage Line (approx. 5½ miles away); The Great Hanging at Gainesville, 1862 Gainesville-Fort Sill Road (approx. 6.1 miles away); Santa Fe Passenger Depot (approx. 6.1 miles away); Barbed Wire in Cooke County (approx. 6.3 miles away); Cooke County Courthouse (approx. 6.4 miles away); The Old California Trail (approx. 6.4 miles away).
Categories. • Agriculture • Horticulture & Forestry • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 8, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 8, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 172 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 8, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.