Ranch to Market Road 1221

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Ranch to Market Road 1221 marker

Ranch to Market Road 1221
Route information
Maintained by TxDOT
Length: 13.198 mi[1] (21.240 km)
Existed: 1949[1] – present
Major junctions
South end: US 377 near London
North end: SH 29 in Hext
Location
Counties: Kimble, Menard
Highway system
FM 1220 RM 1222

Ranch to Market Road 1221 (RM 1221) is a ranch to market road in eastern Kimble and Menard counties, Texas.[1]

Route description[edit]

RM 1221 is approximately 13.5 miles (21.7 km) in length. Its southern terminus is at a junction with US 377 northeast of London.[2] The route travels due north to an intersection with RM 1773 before curving slightly to the northeast. It ends at a junction with SH 29 in Hext.[3] The roadway is two-lane and shoulderless for its entire length.

History[edit]

The route was first designated along its current length as FM 1221 in 1949. It was redesignated as an RM in 1959.[1]

Major intersections[edit]

County Location mi[4] km Destinations Notes
Kimble 0.0 0.0 US 377 – Junction, Mason Southern terminus
Menard 4.3 6.9 RM 1773
Hext 13.2 21.2 SH 29 – Menard, Mason Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Transportation Planning and Programming Division (n.d.). "Ranch to Market Road No. 1221". Highway Designation Files. Texas Department of Transportation. Retrieved 2011-04-05. 
  2. ^ Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2012). Texas County Map Book (PDF) (Map) (2012 ed.). 1:120,000. Texas Department of Transportation. p. 341. OCLC 867856197. [dead link]
  3. ^ Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2012). Texas County Map Book (PDF) (Map) (2012 ed.). 1:120,000. Texas Department of Transportation. p. 340. OCLC 867856197. [dead link]
  4. ^ Google (2011-04-05). "Overview map of Ranch to Market Road 1221 Distances Between Interchanges" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2011-04-05.