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Texas State Highway 60

State Highway 60 or SH 60 is a state route running from Wallis to Matagorda, Texas. The route was designated on August 21, 1923, from Wharton to Matagorda, previously numbered SH 12C.[2] On June 8, 1925, SH 60 extended north to East Bernard. On July 27, 1925, SH 60 extended north to Wallis.[3] On December 17, 1929, the section from East Bernard to Wallis was to be cancelled when resurfacing on this section is done. On December 12, 1931, the section from East Bernard to Wallis was cancelled as resurfacing was completed.[4] On May 27, 1932, the section from Wallis to East Bernard was to be restored when right-of-way was acquired.[5] On April 10, 1934, that section was restored, as right-of-way was acquired.[6]

State Highway 60 marker

State Highway 60
Route information
Maintained by TxDOT
Length69.949 mi[1] (112.572 km)
Existed1923–present
Major junctions
South end FM 2031 at Matagorda
 
Future I-69 / US 59

Alt. US 90
North end SH 36 at Wallis
Highway system
US 60SH 61

Junction listEdit

CountyLocationmikmDestinationsNotes
MatagordaMatagorda0.00.0  FM 2031Southern terminus of SH 60
9.114.6  FM 521South end of FM 521 concurrency
Wadsworth10.216.4  FM 2078 westEastern terminus of FM 2078
10.516.9  FM 521 – BrazoriaNorth end of FM 521 concurrency
18.129.1  FM 2668 – Bay City
Bay City21.134.0  SH 35 – Blessing, West Columbia
WhartonLane City37.860.8  FM 442 east – NeedvilleWestern terminus of FM 442
41.566.8  FM 1299 north – WhartonSouthern terminus of FM 1299
Wharton44.972.3  FM 3012 eastWestern terminus of FM 3012
45.473.1  FM 1299 southNorthern terminus of FM 1299
46.274.4  
   Bus. I-69 / Bus. US 59
South end of Bus. I-69/Bus. US 59 concurrency
46.975.5  FM 102 north – Glen Flora, Eagle LakeSouthern terminus of FM 102
47.376.1  FM 1301 east – BolingWestern terminus of FM 1301
50.381.0  
   Future I-69 / US 59 – El Campo, Rosenberg, Houston
I-69/US 59 exit 79.
Hungerford52.384.2  FM 1161 – Spanish Camp
52.684.7  
   Bus. I-69 / Bus. US 59
North end of Bus. I-69/Bus. US 59 concurrency
East Bernard60.497.2  FM 2919 east – KendletonWestern terminus of FM 2919
61.398.7  FM 1164 west – NottawaEastern terminus of FM 1164
62.2100.1 
  Alt. US 90 – Eagle Lake, Rosenberg
AustinWallis69.9112.5  SH 36 – Sealy, RosenbergNorthern terminus of SH 60
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Transportation Planning and Programming Division (n.d.). "State Highway No. 60". Highway Designation Files. Texas Department of Transportation. Retrieved July 21, 2018.
  2. ^ (PDF) https://publicdocs.txdot.gov/minord/MinuteOrderDocLib/003676878.pdf. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. ^ (PDF) https://publicdocs.txdot.gov/minord/MinuteOrderDocLib/003676911.pdf. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. ^ (PDF) https://publicdocs.txdot.gov/minord/MinuteOrderDocLib/003673809.pdf. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. ^ (PDF) https://publicdocs.txdot.gov/minord/MinuteOrderDocLib/003673814.pdf. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  6. ^ (PDF) https://publicdocs.txdot.gov/minord/MinuteOrderDocLib/003673847.pdf. Missing or empty |title= (help)