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EASTLAND COUNTY, TEXAS

32 19' 48"N, 98 49' 48" W (32.33, -98.83)

Eastland County Topics

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  • Eastland County TX
    Contiguous Counties:
    Stephens County (N) Palo Pinto County (NE) Erath County (E) Comanche County (SE) Brown County (S) Callahan County (W) Shackelford County (NW)

    Eastland County History

    1936 Texas Centennial Marker - on U.S. 80:

    EASTLAND COUNTY
    Formed from Young and Bexar Territories;
    Created February 1, 1858; Organized December 2, 1873;
    Named in honor of Captain William Mosby Eastland 1806-1843;
    Hero of San Jacinto;
    Member of the Mier Expedition who drew the first black bean at Salado, Mexico and was executed, on March 25, 1843;
    Eastland , the county seat.


    Eastland County Courthouse
    Texas Eastland County Courthouse
    Eastland County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Eastland County Town List

    Cities, Towns & Ghost Towns: History, attractions, landmarks, architecture, monuments, museums, cemeteries, bridges, parks, vintage & contemporary images, area destinations, hotels, and forum.

    County Seat - Eastland
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  • Bullock ghost town
  • Cisco
  • Desdemona ghost town
  • Eastland County Seat
  • Gorman
  • Jewel ghost town
  • Kokomo
  • Mangum ghost town
  • Nimrod
  • Okra
  • Olden
  • Pioneer
  • Ranger
  • Rising Star
  • Romney
  • Scranton

  • Eastland County Vintage Maps
    TX Eastland County 1882 Map
    From 1882 Texas state map #2134 showing Eastland County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Eastland County 1907 Postal Map
    From 1907 Texas state map #2090 showing Eastland County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Eastland County 1920s Map
    From 1920 Texas state map #10749 showing Eastland County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Eastland County 1940s Map
    From 1940 Texas state map #4335 showing Eastland County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office

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