Texas & Pacific Railroad WellsIn 1879 railroad headed west out of Fort Worth. Preceding construction-on land later in town of Odessa-water wells were dug in July, 1881. Town section was thereafter called "Well's Point". One well was unusable because of alkali; other two wells supplied construction men, train crews.
|Placed By||State Historical Survey Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, August 8th, 2015 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13R E 745724 N 3524156|
|Decimal Degrees||31.82663333, -102.40378333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 31° 49.598', W 102° 24.227'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||31° 49' 35.88" N, 102° 24' 13.62" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3162-3562 I-20BUS, Odessa TX 79763, US|
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