Details for Old Evergreen Tree (Atlas Number 5287008145)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5287008145


Marker Number 8145
Atlas Number 5287008145
Marker Title Old Evergreen Tree
Index Entry Evergreen Tree
City Lincoln
County Lee
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 709398
UTM Northing 3365665
Subject Codes lumber topics
Marker Year 1967
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location .5 mi. south on FM 1624 from SH 21/FM 1624 intersection; half-way between SH 21 and US 77
Marker Size 14" x 24"
Marker Text Said to have sheltered in 1714 explorer Louis de St. Denis-- probably first white man ever here. Site of pioneer court trails in 1870s. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1967