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Texas Historical MarkersSite of Groce's Ferry

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A 1936 gray granite centennial marker on FM-1887, 3 miles south of Hempstead (Waller County), denoting the actual site of the old historical ferry across the Brazos river.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/22/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersMonaville Independent School District

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A marker on FM-1887 just west of FM-359 in Monaville (Waller County), denoting the site of an old community school -- and associated school district -- before it closed in 1953.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersIsaac Best

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An easily overlooked marker next to FM-1458 less than a mile west of Pattison (Waller County), in honor of one of Stephen F. Austin's "Old Three Hundred" colonists.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersJudge Edwin Waller

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One of two markers in honor of Judge Edwin Waller: both are identically titled but differ in text and are placed 100+ miles (and 46 years) apart. This is on FM-1458, about 15 mi south of his old plantation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersFred Rider Cotten

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Texas Historical Marker at the grave of Fred Rider Cotten, in Oakland Cemetery (which he once managed), Weatherford, TX, commemorating his extensive and outstanding career as a civic leader.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersDallas, Pacific & Southeastern Railway

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Texas Historical Marker noting the near-presence of the Dallas, Pacific & Southeastern Railway in Wise County, a little train line that just couldn't. The marker is on the west side of CR 3555, just north of Chapman Ranch Road in rural Wise County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/20/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersJames Tarrant Pattison Homesite

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A marker on FM-359 at the western edge of Pattison, Waller County, denoting the homesite of this region's first settlers James T. Pattison and his wife, and the eventual town that ensued right here over time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/20/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersTexas Western Narrow Gauge Depot

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A 1963 marker on Avenue G and Second Street in Pattison, Waller County, denoting the old site of the Texas Western Narrow Gauge Railway Depot. The site is now home to the Pattison United Methodist Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/20/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersStacye Ann Marlin Morgan

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A marker and medallion on the tombstone of Stacye Ann Marlin Morgan in Pattison cemetery on FM-359, Waller County. She was a survivor of the 1839 massacre at Morgan's Point near Marlin, Falls County (115 miles NNW of here).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/20/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersKellner Townsite

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A marker on US Hwy 90 just west of Brookshire, Waller County. It briefly denotes Kellner (which became part of Brookshire) as the area's first settlement and its particular geographic/economic significance in this region of the state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/19/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst Methodist Church of Brookshire

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A marker near the entrance of the First UMC in Brookshire, Waller County. Originally known as the Union Chapel Methodist Church (and later on Asbury Chapel), it was established in 1844 and is one of the oldest Methodist churches in the state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/19/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersDonigan House

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A plaque and medallion by an old residence on 5th and Cooper Streets in Brookshire, Waller County. It used to belong to Dr. Paul Donigan, an Armenian immigrant from Turkey, and now houses the county's Historical Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/19/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersCottonwood Cemetery

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Texas Historical Marker at Cottonwood Cemetery, near Hubbard, noting it as the last vestige of the area's Cottonwood Community.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/19/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersCaptain Nathen Brookshire

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A 1936 gray granite centennial marker at the corner of 5th and Velasco in Brookshire, Waller County. Nathen Brookshire was both a US & Texas Army veteran and one of Stephen F. Austin's fifth colony settlers. The town of Brookshire is named after him.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/18/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersBazette Baptist Church and Cemetery

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Texas Historical Marker noting the establishment of the Bazette Baptist Church, and later, its accompanying cemetery. Located at 11009 NE CR 3090, Bazette, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/15/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersAledo United Methodist Church

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Texas Historical Marker noting the establishment, history, and service of the Aledo United Methodist Church, Oak Street at Pecan Drive, Aledo, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/15/2015

last visited: 2/11/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersChandor Gardens

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Texas Historical Marker at the home and gardens created by portrait painter, Douglas Chandor, noting his work and creativity. Chandor Gardens is at 711 W Lee Ave, Weatherford, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/14/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersSaginaw United Methodist Church

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Texas Historical Marker at 209 Bluebonnet St, Saginaw, TX, noting the establishment, history, and service of the Saginaw United Methodist Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/13/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersSaginaw Cemetery

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Texas Historical Marker noting the establishment and evolution of the Saginaw Cemetery, 200 W. McLeroy Blvd, Saginaw, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/13/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersThe Molloy Hotel

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Texas Historical Marker at the site of the former Molloy Hotel, 111 E Collin St, Corsicana, TX, noting its importance during the railroad era. Today, it is the home of Napoli's Italian Restaurant, a terrific place to dine.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/12/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersRebecca Kilgore Stuart Red

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A marker at a side entrance of Shelton Chapel by the current Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary campus on 27th St, recognizing her role in the seminary's early beginnings. Note: there are 2 more markers at the back of the chapel as well!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/10/2015

last visited: 2/7/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersThe Scales-Fortson House

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Texas Historical Marker at the Scales-Fortson House, a beautiful Victorian home owned by several area movers and shakers, located at 220 N 14th St, Corsicana, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/10/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersTemple Beth-El

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Texas Historical Marker at Temple Beth-El, 208 S 15th St, Corsicana, TX, noting its establishment and contributions to the local community.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/9/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst Presbyterian Church of Mabank

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Texas Historical Marker noting the origins and history of the First Presbyterian Church of Mabank, at 112 W Mt Vernon St, Mabank, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersThe Powell Oil Field

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Texas Historical Marker noting the rise of the Powell oil fields, standing in a small turnout across from the Powell State Bank (100 Carr St) in Powell, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/7/2015

last visited: never

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