Details for Cookhouse - Muleshoe Ranch (Atlas Number 5017003531)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5017003531


Marker Number 3531
Atlas Number 5017003531
Marker Title Cookhouse - Muleshoe Ranch
Index Entry Cookhouse - Muleshoe Ranch
Address 2000 Ash
City Muleshoe
County Bailey
UTM Zone 13
UTM Easting 707536
UTM Northing 3790938
Subject Codes ranches/ranching
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Relocated to Muleshoe Heritage Complex 1986
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Cookhouse built in Parmer County about 1897. Bought and moved here about 1902. Dodge City couple moving to Texas found shoe thrown by mule. Used it for good luck and as branding iron on ranch to which this old cookhouse belonged. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965