Indian Battlefield

Indian Battlefield (HM1LEG)

Location: Marlin, TX 76661 Falls County
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Country: United States of America
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N 31° 23.909', W 96° 54.651'

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At this site, near the pioneer home of George Morgan, a battle took place, January 16, 1839, between settlers in this region and Indians under Chief Jose Maria in which the colonists were defeated.

A treaty with these Indians made soon after brought comparative peace to this region.
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HM NumberHM1LEG
Series This marker is part of the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series
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Marker Number2630
Year Placed1936
Placed ByState of Texas
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, June 29th, 2015 at 10:06am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 698629 N 3475652
Decimal Degrees31.39848333, -96.91085000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 23.909', W 96° 54.651'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 23' 54.54" N, 96° 54' 39.06" W
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Area Code(s)254
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near TX-6, Marlin TX 76661, US
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