Fort Phantom Hill

Fort Phantom Hill (HM1F4G)

Location: Abilene, TX 79601 Jones County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 38.546', W 99° 40.768'

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Established November 14, 1851
Abandoned April 6, 1854
Repaired and Used by Southern Overland Mail, 1858-1861
Sub-Post of Fort Griffin in 1871 and 1872

A thriving village which grew up in its vicinity after the Civil War served as temporary county seat of Jones County in 1881 but declined rapidly after county seat was located at Anson
HM NumberHM1F4G
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Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 11:25pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 436271 N 3611852
Decimal Degrees32.64243333, -99.67946667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 38.546', W 99° 40.768'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 38' 32.76" N, 99° 40' 46.08" W
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Area Code(s)325
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 11343 W Lake Rd, Abilene TX 79601, US
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