Medicine Mound Depot

Medicine Mound Depot (HM1ZAU)

Location: Quanah, TX 79252 Hardeman County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 17.14', W 99° 43.333'

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1910

Built by Kansas City, Mexico & Orient Railway as passenger and freight station, in area where Chief Quanah Parker's Comanches prayed and rolled in gypsum, believing it was healing dust. Later, Santa Fe Station. Site of holdups and shooting. Has bullet holes, but escaped a 1935 fire that burned entire town. Retired from use, 1959; was moved via Highway 287 to its present site.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
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HM NumberHM1ZAU
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Year Placed1964
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, July 1st, 2017 at 3:03pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 433528 N 3794066
Decimal Degrees34.28566667, -99.72221667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 17.14', W 99° 43.333'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 17' 8.4" N, 99° 43' 19.98" W
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Area Code(s)940
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3312 E 11th St, Quanah TX 79252, US
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