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MILES, TEXAS

Southwestern Runnels County, Texas Panhandle / West Texas

3135'56"N 10010'57"W (31.598991, -100.182564)
US Hwy 67, FM 2872, and
the Santa Fe Railroad
Between Ballinger & San Angelo
NW of Lowake & Paint Rock
Population: 829 (2010) 850 (2000) 793 (1990)

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Miles TX - Rumley oil-pull tractor

1909 Rumley Oil-pull tractor on display in Miles, Texas
Photo courtesy Jim and Lou Kinsey, June 2003

Miles celebrated their Centennial in 2005.

Miles, Texas History
Miles was "... named for settler Jonathan Miles, who donated $5,000 for the extension of the railroad from Ballinger to San Antonio...."
- From Handbook of Texas Online
http://www.tsha.utexas.edu/handbook/online/articles/view/MM/hlm67.html

Miles TX - High School

High School in Miles
"This town is special to me as I graduated from High School here."
- Jim Kinsey, June 2003
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Miles TX - post office

The post office
Photo courtesy Jim & Lou Kinsey
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Miles TX - water tower

Miles Bulldogs water tower
Photo courtesy Jim & Lou Kinsey, 2003
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TX  Runnels  County  1907 postal Map
1907 postal map showing Miles Station in Southwestern Runnels County
between Ballinger & San Angelo
From 1907 Texas state map #2090

Courtesy Texas General Land Office

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Miles, Texas Nearby Towns:
Ballinger | San Angelo | Lowake | Paint Rock
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