Crosbyton (Crosby County) 05/26/2022

Our third walk was in Crosbyton, the county seat.  Crosby County was organized in 1886 and named after the General Land Office commissioner Stephen Crosby. Prior to Crosbyton – the towns of Estacado and Emma served as county seats. 

1936 Pink County Marker

Pioneer Memorial Museum

Quanah Parker Trail Arrow

Faded Mural

Another faded mural

Crosbyton has two Quanah Parker Arrows

Quanah Parker mural

Baptist Church

WPA Elementary School

1925 High School

School mascot is the Chieftains. This is a Chieftain’s arrow in the school yard.

Chieftain mural on water tower.

Methodist Church

War Memorial

Crosby County Courthouse (1914)

Historic Lamar Building erected in 1926.

Gazebo at the Pioneer Historic Museum.

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