Maverick

Maverick (HM1SOC)

Location: Norton, TX 76865 Runnels County
Country: United States of America

N 31° 50.203', W 100° 12.094'

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Founded in the 1870's. Named for Samuel A. Maverick (1803-1870), who came to Texas 1835. Fought in the Texas War for Independence. In Secession Convention, 1861, he was made one of the commissioners to negotiate surrender of United States troops in San Antonio. In 1853 he had land in this important ranching area.
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HM NumberHM1SOC
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Year Placed1964
Placed ByTexas State Historical Survey Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, June 19th, 2016 at 2:16pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 386301 N 3522966
Decimal Degrees31.83671667, -100.20156667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 50.203', W 100° 12.094'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 50' 12.18" N, 100° 12' 5.64" W
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Area Code(s)325
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near TX-158, Norton TX 76865, US
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