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State Highway 276 or SH 276 is a Texas state highway that runs from Rockwall east to Emory. This route was designated on July 25, 1960 between Rockwall and Quinlan, replacing FM 1143 and part of FM 35. SH 276 was extended to its current terminus on October 25, 1990, replacing most of FM 35.

State Highway 276 marker

State Highway 276
Route information
Maintained by TxDOT
Length41.200 mi[1] (66.305 km)
Existed1960–present
Major junctions
West end SH 205 in Rockwall
East end US 69 in Emory
Location
CountiesRockwall, Hunt, Rains
Highway system
SH 275SH 277

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HistoryEdit

SH 276 was designated on September 7, 1938 as a route between US 285 southwest of Arno and Mentone.[2] On April 16, 1946, another section from SH 115 to what was then SH 82 (now SH 18) in Kermit was added. On August 12, 1946, that section was transferred to SH 302. On December 1, 1953, SH 276 was transferred to SH 302.

Junction listEdit

CountyLocationmikmDestinationsNotes
RockwallRockwall0.00.0  SH 205 – Lavon, Terrell
1.82.9  FM 549
4.77.6  FM 551 – Fate
5.99.5  FM 550 – McLendon-Chisholm
6.510.5  FM 548 – Royse City
Hunt11.919.2  FM 1565 – Union Valley, Poetry
12.820.6  FM 35
16.927.2  FM 36 – Caddo Mills
Quinlan18.830.3  Loop 264
19.331.1  SH 34 north – GreenvilleWest end of SH 34 overlap
19.831.9  SH 34 south – TerrellEast end of SH 34 overlap
20.933.6  FM 751 – Wills Point
RainsEast Tawakoni29.647.6  FM 513 north – Lone Oak
32.352.0  FM 2737 north
34.455.4  FM 47 – Point, Woosley, Wills Point
40.064.4  FM 3299 north
Emory41.266.3  US 69 – Greenville, Mineola
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Transportation Planning and Programming Division (n.d.). "State Highway No. 276". Highway Designation Files. Texas Department of Transportation. Retrieved 2008-04-06.
  2. ^ (PDF) https://publicdocs.txdot.gov/minord/MinuteOrderDocLib/003676249.pdf. Missing or empty |title= (help)

External linksEdit

  Media related to Texas State Highway 276 at Wikimedia Commons