Perico

Name:

Perico

County:

Dallam

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Latitude / Longitude:

36° 16′ 35″ N, 102° 51′ 52″ W

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Time Zone:

Central (CST) (UTC-6)

Comments:

Perico, once known as Farwell, is a ghost town on U.S. Route 87 in Dallam County, Texas, United States as well as home to the famous Ben Bezner. As late as 1980, the town had a business, a grain elevator and 16 known residents. Now all that stands is a few houses, old school, cattle and an old Catholic Church.

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Pescadito was a town near Laredo in southwestern Webb County, Texas, United States. Pescadito was a stop on the Texas Mexican Railway in 1881. In 1930 it had a population of 25. The community’s main business was mesquite wood for railroads until coal began to be used in 1946.

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