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Historic United Methodist Sites454 - First United Methodist Church - Comanche, TX

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The church is located in the 200 block of East Grand Ave., one block northeast of the courthouse square.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 4/16/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst United Methodist Church of Comanche

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Located at the entrance of the entrance to church buildings.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 3/11/2011

last visited: 3/13/2011

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Signs of HistoryJo G. Hardin and Cousins in Comanche - Comanche, TX

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This sign of history stands on the northeast corner of the Comanche County Courthouse grounds.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 4/1/2019

last visited: 6/24/2020

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Signs of HistoryPreacher Hardin Family in Comanche - Comanche, TX

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This sign of history stands on the northeast corner of the Comanche County Courthouse grounds.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 4/1/2019

last visited: 6/24/2020

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Signs of HistoryJohn Wesley Hardin -- Comanche TX

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This sign of history stands on the northeast corner of the Comanche County Courthouse grounds, along the John Wesley Hardin driving trail

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/10/2017

last visited: 6/24/2020

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Texas Historical MarkersThe Comanche National Bank

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Located on the lawn near the parking lot of the bank.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 3/4/2011

last visited: 5/26/2013

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Signs of HistoryThe Comanche - Comanche, TX

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A large plaque telling about the Comanche tribe is mounted behind a bronze sculpture representing the Comanche War Chief Quanah Parker. It is found on the southeast corner of the Comanche County Courthouse Square at 101 W. Central Ave., Comanche, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 6/29/2020

last visited: 3/30/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersCentral Christian Church of Comanche

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Located on the lawn in front this old church building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 3/13/2011

last visited: 3/30/2019

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Signs of HistoryRoyal King - Comanche, TX

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A large metal plaque telling the history of Royal King and how this horse earned his place in the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum. The plaque is found in the NW corner of the Comanche County Courthouse square in Comanche, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 6/30/2020

last visited: 7/1/2020

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Signs of HistoryCalaboose and Rock with Irons - Comanche, TX

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At the SW corner of the Comanche County Courthouse square at 101 W. Central Ave., Comanche, TX is a marker explaining the purpose and history of a large stone with chains and handicaps embedded in it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 6/30/2020

last visited: 7/1/2020

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Texas Historical MarkersIndian Raid in Comanche

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One of a large cluster of historical markers placed by various agencies, this particular marker relates the story of a raid by Indians and the pursuit and battle that followed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 12/27/2007

last visited: 3/30/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersOld Cora Courthouse

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This marker stands just outside the fence that surrounds the old log cabin that was the courthouse when Cora was the county seat of Comanche County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 12/29/2007

last visited: 9/21/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersFleming Oak

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This old marker, standing in a cluster of other historical markers on one corner of the courthouse square in Comanche, is next to the tree it commemorates.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 12/31/2007

last visited: 3/30/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersGeneral Ashbel Smith, C.S.A.

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This marker, in a cluster of other markers at one corner of Comanche County Courthouse Square, summarizes the biography of a Confederate General, Republic of Texas Cabinet Member, and Comanche County landowner.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 12/31/2007

last visited: 3/30/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersRobert Thomas Hill

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This marker, in a cluster of other markers, next to the Fleming Oak in Bicentennial Park in Comanche, summarizes the biography of a famous geologist and Comanche resident.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 1/2/2008

last visited: 3/30/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersThe Comanche Chief

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Located at the front entrance of the newspaper building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 3/4/2011

last visited: 3/13/2011

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Texas Historical MarkersSt. Matthews Episcopal Church

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Located in front of this small historic church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 3/11/2011

last visited: 3/30/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersMcCrary House

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Located in front of this historical house and area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 3/4/2011

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersGeorge Washington Gentry

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Texas Historical Marker at the final resting place of George Washington Gentry in historic Oakwood Cemetery, Comanche, TX, noting him as a member of Stephen F. Austin's Colony and providing a sound byte about what he did in life.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/20/2021

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersOakwood Cemetery

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Located on the west side of the cemetery with its own pull off area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 3/7/2011

last visited: 3/5/2021

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Texas Historical MarkersM. R. (Boss) Greene

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Texas Historical Marker at the final resting place of M.R. "Boss" Greene in historic Oakwood Cemetery, Comanche, TX, noting his service as a Deputy U.S. Marshal and his death in the line of service.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/16/2021

last visited: 3/5/2021

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Texas Historical MarkersL. B. Russell Home

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A "project in progress" house. Present owner has lived in and is slowly restoring the house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 3/11/2011

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersOld Corn Trail

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Located in a dedicated space near the intersection of the highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 3/7/2011

last visited: 1/16/2017

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Texas Historical MarkersComanche County

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A pink granite 1936 marker that is well maintained at the intersection of the highway. Text on marker changed in 1966.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 3/11/2011

last visited: 1/16/2017

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Texas Historical MarkersConfederate Texas Poet Mollie E. Moore

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This TX historical marker for Mollie E. Moore appears to have been moved from the town of Proctor, TX to the Comanche County Historical Museum at 402 Moorman Road, Comanche, TX 76442.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 12/19/2020

last visited: 12/19/2020

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