Gillespie County

Gillespie County (HM1RZ6)

Location: Fredericksburg, TX 78624 Gillespie County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 16.527', W 98° 52.385'

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The trails of roving Indians
crossed these hills
Settled by German pioneers
in 1846
A group of Mormons settled
at Zodiac in 1847.
Created February 23, 1848
Organized June 5, 1848
Named for Richard Addison Gillespie
A Texan from 1837
A defender of the Texas frontier
Captain n the Mexican War
who fell at Monterrey,
September 22, 1846.
Fredericksburg, the county seat
HM NumberHM1RZ6
Series This marker is part of the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series
Marker Number10044
Year Placed1936
Placed ByState of Texas
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 512206 N 3349314
Decimal Degrees30.27545000, -98.87308333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 16.527', W 98° 52.385'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 16' 31.62" N, 98° 52' 23.1" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)830
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101 W Main St, Fredericksburg TX 78624, US
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