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Details for Jim Ned Creek (Atlas Number 5441002756)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5441002756


Marker Number 2756
Atlas Number 5441002756
Marker Title Jim Ned Creek
Index Entry Jim Ned Creek
Address US 83
City Tuscola
County Taylor
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 424731
UTM Northing 3563122
Subject Codes
Marker Year 1968
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark No
Private Property No
Marker Location US 83, Tuscola south city limits at bridge. Reported missing Sep. 2006.
Marker Condition Missing
Marker Size 14" x 24"
Marker Text Probably named for Jim Ned, Delaware Indian Chief. During Republic and early statehood of Texas (about 1840-1860), he was a scout for the Texas militia on several campaigns against wild Indians in this area. Dams near junction of two main forks of creek create Lake Brownwood. (1968)