McNeill Ranch - Crosbyton, Crosby County, Texas
Address: 12 mi. E on US 82; 2 mi. S on FM 836; W on McNeill Ranch Rd.
Directions: At ranch Headquarters, from Crosbyton, take US 82 about 12 miles East to Intersection of US 82 with FM 836 then follow FM 836 about 2 miles South, then right onto McNeill Ranch Road.
Marker #: 5107003307
Year Dedicated: 1982
Size, type: 18" x 28" Subject
Last reported condition: None
McNeill Ranch - In 1882 James Calvin McNeill (b. 1844), Brazoria County rancher, purchased 8,000 acres in Crosby County to expand his cattle business. Maintaining two distant ranches became difficult, so in 1890 George M. Williamson, his cousin, came to assist in the management of this property, later expanded to 18,240 acres. In 1902 James Calvin McNeill, Jr. (1875-1949) took over operation of the ranch. The elder McNeill divided his property among his children in 1930. For one hundred years the McNeill ranch has played a significant role in the ranching history of this area. 1982
Decimal degrees:  N 33.606379   W -101.068529
Degrees, minutes: N 33 36.383   W 0101 04.112
UTM: Zone 14, Easting 308083, Northing 3720431
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