Details for Site of the Town of Marion (Atlas Number 5005008712)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5005008712


Marker Number 8712
Atlas Number 5005008712
Marker Title Site of the Town of Marion
Index Entry Marion, Site of the Town of
City Huntington vicinity
County Angelina
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 355200
UTM Northing 3474404
Subject Codes cities and towns
Marker Year 1936
Marker Location Marion Ferry Road (FM 1669), north of SH 103
Marker Size 1936 Centennial - Subject Marker (gray granite)
Marker Text Known as early as 1828 as McNeill's Landing. In 1831 it consisted of over 200 buildings. First county seat of Angelina County 1846 - 1854. Erected by the State of Texas 1936