Ranch to Market Road 169

Ranch to Market Road 169, Ranch Road 169, or RM 169 is a Ranch to Market Road in the U.S. state of Texas located entirely within Presidio County and maintained by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

Ranch to Market Road 169 marker

Ranch to Market Road 169
Route information
Maintained by TxDOT
Length25.028 mi[1] (40.279 km)
Existed1945[1]–present
Major junctions
South endCasa Piedra Rd.[2]
North end US 67 near Marfa
Location
CountiesPresidio
Highway system
FM 168FM 170

Route descriptionEdit

The southern terminus of RM 169 is in Presidio County at Casa Piedra Rd. near Plata. The route travels north near Alamito Creek before ending at US 67, 7 miles south of Marfa.[1][2][3][4][5]

HistoryEdit

The original routing for RM 169 was established on June 11, 1945 as Farm to Market Road 169, a 13-mile road from US 67 towards Casa Piedra. FM 169 was extended 13.4 miles southward on July 15, 1949 and re-designated RM 169 on June 29, 1967.[1]

Major intersectionsEdit

The entire route is in Presidio County.

Locationmi[6]kmDestinationsNotes
Plata0.00.0Casa Piedra RoadSouthern terminus and continuation
25.040.2  US 67 – MarfaNorthern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d Transportation Planning and Programming Division (n.d.). "Ranch to Market Road No. 169". Highway Designation Files. Texas Department of Transportation. Retrieved 2011-09-24.
  2. ^ a b Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2012). Texas County Mapbook (PDF) (Map) (2012 ed.). 1:120,000. Texas Department of Transportation. p. 110. OCLC 867856197. Retrieved 2011-09-24.[dead link]
  3. ^ Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2012). Texas County Mapbook (PDF) (Map) (2012 ed.). 1:120,000. Texas Department of Transportation. p. 109. OCLC 867856197. Retrieved 2011-09-21.[dead link]
  4. ^ Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2012). Texas County Mapbook (PDF) (Map) (2012 ed.). 1:120,000. Texas Department of Transportation. p. 108. OCLC 867856197. Retrieved 2011-09-21.[dead link]
  5. ^ Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2012). Texas County Mapbook (PDF) (Map) (2012 ed.). 1:120,000. Texas Department of Transportation. p. 98. OCLC 867856197. Retrieved 2011-09-21.[dead link]
  6. ^ Google (2011-09-21). "Route of RM 169" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2011-09-21.

External linksEdit

Route map:

KML is from Wikidata

  Geographic data related to Ranch to Market Road 169 at OpenStreetMap