Highway Designation File

Transportation Planning and Programming Division
Current Description-Effective Date-Authority

Certified Mileage (Open to Traffic)
15.896 2010


Minute Order 021215, dated 06/11/1945  (date of agreement)

From SH 29 at or near Mason northeastward to Pontotoc, with a spur extending to Fredonia. (All carry the same Highway Number) (Mason County)  New Designation.

Change (clarification) in Description only:  From Mason (junction US 87) via Fredonia to Pontotoc. (Mason and San Saba counties)

Minute Order 021562, dated 11/28/1945

No change to description.  (Mason and San Saba Counties) Minute Order includes San Saba County in description of highway.

Minute Order 025602, dated 10/29/1948

From Mason, junction US 87, via Fredonia and Pontotoc to Hutchins School, a distance of approximately 26.0 miles. (Mason and San Saba Counties) Extended from Pontotoc to Hutchins School (1.2 miles).

Minute Orders 026340, dated 02/25/1949, 027053, and 027054, dated 07/14/1949

From Mason, Junction US 87, via Fredonia, Pontotoc and Valley Springs to SH 29 west of Llano. (Llano, Mason, and San Saba Counties)  FM 968 canceled and combined with FM 386, and section from Valley Springs to Hutchinson School added. (10.3 miles)

Adm. Order, dated 05/28/1952

From US 87 in Mason northeastward to FM 734 near Fredonia, a distance of approximately 15.8 miles. (Mason County)  Section from Fredonia to SH 29 northwest of Llano transferred to FM 734, a decrease of 28.9 miles.

Minute Order 056561, dated 09/01/1965; Adm. Cir. 089-1965, dated 09/01/1965

From US 87 in Mason, northeastward approximately 15.9 miles to SH 71 near Fredonia. (Mason County)  Redescribed due to RM 734 being redesignated SH 71.