Highway Designation File
Transportation Planning and Programming Division
Current Description-Effective Date-Authority
FARM TO MARKET ROAD NO. 85
Minute Order 020253, dated 10/06/1943
From Mabank to an intersection with SH 274 in Henderson County. New Designation.
From SH 274 in Henderson County to Mabank and from SH 198 northeast of Mabank to Prairieville. (Henderson Kaufman Counties) Adds section from SH 198 to Prairieville.
From junction FM 47 in Van Zandt County west via Prairieville to junction SH 198 northeast of Mabank, thence from Mabank southwest via junction SH 274 to a road intersection 1.0 mile west of Aley. (Henderson, Kaufman, and Van Zandt Counties) Section from junction FM 47 to Prairieville added (6.2 miles); and section from SH 274 to west of Aley added (3.3 miles).
From FM 47 southwestward and southward to SH 198 northeast of Mabank and from US 175 in Mabank southward, westward and northward to the Kaufman Henderson County Line, a distance of approximately 31.7 miles. (Van Zandt, Kaufman and Henderson Counties) Extended approximately 6.0 miles to Kaufman Henderson County Line.
From FM 47 southwestward and southward to SH 198 northeast of Mabank, and from US 175 in Mabank southward, westward, and northward to FM 988 at Lively; distance of approximately 34.9 miles. (Van Zandt, Kaufman, and Henderson Counties) Extended northward from Henderson County Line to FM 988, adding approximately 4.2 miles.
From US 75, 2.8 miles south of Ennis, eastward via Aley to US 175, northwest of Eustace, a distance of approximately 34.6 miles. (Ellis, Navarro and Henderson Counties) Section from FM 47 southward approxi-mately 13.4 miles to SH 198 transferred to FM. 90; section ,from US 175 at Mabank southward approximately 2.5 miles to FM 1250 transferred to FM 90 section from present junction with FM 1129 northward approximately 5.5 miles to FM 988 transferred to FM 2613; FM 662 canceled combined adding approximately 13.7 miles; section of FM 1129 from present junction with FM 662 northeastward approximately 3.6 miles to the present terminus of FM 1129 transferred to this FM; FM 1250 canceled and combined adding approximately 4.2 miles.
From IH 45 and US 287 in Ennis eastward approx-imately 34.7 miles via Aley to US 175 northwest of Eustace. (Ellis, Navarro and Henderson Counties) (New Description) Section from IH 45 and US 287 in Ennis east approximately 1 .0 miles transferred from FM 3413. Section from IH 45 south of Ennis northeast approximately 0.3 mile redesignated FM 3413.
From IH 45 and US 287 in Ennis, eastward approx. 27.0 miles to SH 274. (Ellis, Navarro, and Henderson Counties) Section of approximately 10.1 miles from SH 274 east to US 175 transferred to SH 334 (Modification made by Minute Order 089667, 12/14/1989).