Willacy County

Willacy County (HM280D)

Location: Raymondville, TX 78580 Willacy County
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N 26° 28.925', W 97° 47.227'

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Formed from Cameron and Hidalgo counties
Created March 11, 1911
Organized August 12, 1911
Recreated April 20, 1921
Reorganized August 3, 1921

Named in honor of
John G. Willacy
November 10, 1859 · September 19, 1913
Member of the Texas Legislature 1900-1916
State Tax Commissioner, 1922-1926

County Seat — Sarita 1911
Raymondville since 1921

Erected by State of Texas 1936
Restored — 1968
Details
HM NumberHM280D
Series This marker is part of the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series
Year Placed1936
Placed ByState of Texas
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, June 1st, 2018 at 10:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 620888 N 2929643
Decimal Degrees26.48208333, -97.78711667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 26° 28.925', W 97° 47.227'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds26° 28' 55.5" N, 97° 47' 13.62" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)956
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 500-548 W Hidalgo Ave, Raymondville TX 78580, US
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