Details for Post

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5169004085


Marker Number 4085
Atlas Number 5169004085
Marker Title Post
Index Entry Post
City Post
County Garza
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 278379
UTM Northing 3673820
Subject Codes cities and towns; land surveys, land companies, promotional towns
Marker Year 1967
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark No
Marker Location City County Park, Highway 84, city limits, Post
Private Property No
Marker Condition In Situ
Marker Size 18" x 24"
Marker Text Founded 1907 by industrialist C. W. Post. Early abundant water supply by windmills above Caprock. Later from White River Lake. Extensive ranching and farming. Postex Cotton Mills, making sheets and pillowcases, furnish year-round employment. Service center for over 1,750 oil wells in county. 1967

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