Old Hanging Tree

Old Hanging Tree (HMHMA)

Location: Hallettsville, TX 77964 Lavaca County
Country: United States of America

N 29° 27.21', W 96° 56.638'

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Gallows used Sept. 12, 1879, at public hanging of "Pocket", an Indian, killer of Englishman Leonard Hyde. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1967
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Marker Number3740
Year Placed1967
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 3:06pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 699399 N 3259990
Decimal Degrees29.45350000, -96.94396667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 27.21', W 96° 56.638'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 27' 12.60" N, 96° 56' 38.28" W
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Area Code(s)361, 979
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1191-1199 Park Rd 3, Hallettsville TX 77964, US
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