Uncovered Texas


Goodnight Ranch, Site of Old

First ranch in the Texas Panhandle; established in 1876 by Charles Goodnight 1836-1929; noted scout, Indian fighter, trail blazer and rancher; The Burbank of the Range.

Goodnight, Texas

Armstrong County

Year Erected: 1936

Marker Type: 1936 Centennial Marker

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