Details for Baylor County (Atlas Number 5023000340)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5023000340


Marker Number 340
Atlas Number 5023000340
Marker Title Baylor County
Index Entry Baylor County
City Seymour
County Baylor
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 487039
UTM Northing 3725590
Subject Codes counties
Marker Year 1936
Marker Location from Seymour, take Highway 82 east about 9 miles to junction of Highway 183 and Highway 82.
Marker Size Pink granite highway marker
Marker Text Created February 1, 1858; Organized April 23, 1879; named in honor of Dr. Henry W. Baylor 1818-1854; Indian fighter and Ranger captain; served in the Mexican War. Seymour, the County Seat.