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2018 Segment 1 Itinerary / TX

Fifty-Nine Counties

When this segment is completed I will have visited 91 of the 254 counties of Texas. That is thirty-five percent, and a concentrated effort would allow me to complete the remainder of them in under three weeks. BUT, Texas remains an out and back pathway to the outstanding lists of New Mexico and Arizona. So just coming into and swirling around the state isn't yet the best plan. 

 

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Part One

 

 

Begin February 25 (Estimated)

 Enter Texas along US-90 from Lake Charles, Louisiana

StopLocationCountyVia RouteDist
1 Orange Orange US-90 35
3810 Martin Luther King Jr Dr - Heritage Memorial Plaza 
2 Port Arthur Jefferson TX-73 - Gulfway Dr 21

7626 Gulfway Dr - Vets Memorial Park

3 Anahuac Chambers TX-61 51
 Courthouse?
4 Liberty Liberty TX-61 / US-90 24
1599 Grand Ave - War Memorial Stadium
5 Houston Harris I-10 / I-45 Exit 47C 43
  •  USS Houston memorial, Sam Houston Park, 
6 Texas City Galveston I-45 / Lowry Exp / TX-146 / TX-197 Loop 51
  •  25th Ave North - War & Peace Monument
  • Anticipated last stop of February 25
7 Angleton Brazoria TX-6 / TX-35 49
Courthouse, N Velasco St at W Live Oak St - Ring of Honor memorial
8 Bay City Matagorda TX-35 37
 Courthouse, 7th St - All Vetrans memorial
9 Port Lavaca Calhoun TX-35 51
 Bayfront Peninsula Park - Veterans Memorial
10 Rockport Aransas TX-35 50
 Veterans Park, Vets Memorial Dr at N Austin St - Honor rolls
11 Sinton San Patricio TX-35 / TX-188 34
Courthouse, Sinton St at Odem Ave - Doughboy Statue
12 Corpus Christi Nueces US-77 / I-37 27
  •  Courthouse, 301 Leopard St - Honor rolls
  • Anticipated last stop of February 26
13 Kingsville Kleburg TX-44 / US-77 45
  •  Courthouse, N 11th St - Honor Rolls
14 Sarita Kenedy US-77 21
 I anticipate no monument will be found. County population under 500. 
15 Raymondville Willacy US-77 52
 Courthouse, W Main St - Honor Rolls
16 Brownsville Cameron US-77 / Bus US-77 48
Vets Memorial Park, 794 Wildrose Ln - Honor Rolls
17 Edinburg Hidalgo US-281 63
  • Courthouse, Bus US-281 - Honor Rolls
  • Anticipated last stop of February 27
18 Rio Grande City Starr TX-107 / US-83 52
  •  W 2nd St at Britton Ave - Honor Rolls
19 Zapata Zapata US-83 53
  •  Courthouse, US-83 at 7th Ave - Honor rolls
20 Laredo Webb US-83 50
  •  Jarvis Plaza, 1347 Matamoros St - Honor Rolls
 
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