Details for Historic Cottonwood -(133 yards east to site of) (Atlas Number 5211002494)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5211002494


Marker Number 2494
Atlas Number 5211002494
Marker Title Historic Cottonwood -(133 yards east to site of)
Index Entry Historic Cottonwood, 133 Yards East to Site of
City Canadian
County Hemphill
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 393559
UTM Northing 3972056
Subject Codes lumber topics; botany
Marker Year 1969
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location from Canadian, drive north on U.S. 60, turn right onto FM 2266, about 12 miles to Lake Marvin, turn left at fork at Lake Marvin entrance, at .7 mile turn to right down dirt road, continue .3 mile to marker site
Marker Size 12" x 15" Tree Marker
Marker Text A landmark for pioneers on military and stage road nearby, 1870-1890. Over a century old, tree measures 21 feet around. Recorded Texas Historical Landmark, 1969.