(1883 - 1892)
— (1 ¼ miles southwest) —First settlement in county. Established as a post office in 1884 by Horatio Graves of New York, a Methodist minister. Then only county resident, he planned to found religious colony here; named place for Epworth, England, birthplace of John Wesley, the founder of Methodism.
|Placed By||State Historical Survey Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, December 7th, 2015 at 1:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14S E 237410 N 3772963|
|Decimal Degrees||34.06451667, -101.84520000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 3.871', W 101° 50.712'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 3' 52.26" N, 101° 50' 42.72" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 702 I-27 Business, Hale Center TX 79041, US|
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