Briscoe County Historical

Briscoe County Historical (HM1VUJ)

Location: Silverton, TX 79257 Briscoe County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 28.437', W 101° 18.198'

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Formed from Bexar Territory
Created August 21, 1876
Organized March 15, 1892
Named for Andrew Briscoe
Defender of Texan liberty
at the Battle of Concepcion,
the Capture of Bexar and the
Battle of San Jacinto.
Chief Justice of Harris County.
Silverton is the County Seat
Year Placed1936
Placed ByState of Texas
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 5:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 288463 N 3817116
Decimal Degrees34.47395000, -101.30330000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 28.437', W 101° 18.198'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 28' 26.22" N, 101° 18' 11.88" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)806
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near TX-256, Silverton TX 79257, US
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