Fort Belknap

Fort Belknap (HM1RCG)

Location: Newcastle, TX 76372 Young County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 10.635', W 98° 44.464'

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Two Miles Southwest to
Fort Belknap

Established in 1850
The largest military post in
northern Texas
until the Civil War.
The first county seat of
Young County.
A station on
the Southern Overland Mail Line
connecting
St. Louis and San Francisco
1858 - 1861
Details
HM NumberHM1RCG
Series This marker is part of the series, and the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series.
Year Placed1936
Placed ByTexas Highway Department
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 524140 N 3670967
Decimal Degrees33.17725000, -98.74106667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 10.635', W 98° 44.464'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 10' 38.1" N, 98° 44' 27.84" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)940
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near US-380, Newcastle TX 76372, US
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