Turkey High School

Turkey High School (HMW76)

Location: Turkey, TX 79261 Hall County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 23.437', W 100° 53.58'

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Turkey's school system acquired this land in 1928 for a $100,000 high school. Amarillo architect E.F. Rittenberry designed a brick structure with English Gothic details. Consolidation with several area schools caused an enrollment of 445 students in 1928, accommodated by eight classrooms, a gymnasium, and an auditorium. Classes ended in 1973 after consolidation of Quitaque schools. The Turkey High School building was preserved as a center for the community offices and events.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1986
HM NumberHMW76
Year Placed1986
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 8:30pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 325978 N 3807092
Decimal Degrees34.39061667, -100.89300000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 23.437', W 100° 53.58'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 23' 26.22" N, 100° 53' 34.80" W
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Area Code(s)806
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 602 Lyles St, Turkey TX 79261, US
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