Texas State Highway 251

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

State Highway 251 marker

State Highway 251
Route information
Maintained by TxDOT
Length: 13.497 mi[2] (21.721 km)
Existed: 1938[1] – present
Major junctions
South end: FM 926 in Newcastle
North end: SH 79 in Olney
Highway system
SH 250 SH 252

State Highway 251 or SH 251 is a Texas state highway running between Olney and Newcastle. The route was designated in 1938 from Newcastle south to Old Fort Belknap, and was extended northward to Olney mainly along its current route in 1939 when SH 24 was rerouted. The section from Newcastle to the fort was removed in 1993.

Junction list[edit]

The entire route is in Young County.

Location mi km Destinations Notes
Newcastle FM 926
FM 3329
Olney SH 79
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi


  1. ^ Texas Highway Map (Map). Texas State Highway Department (Texas Department of Transportation). 1938. 
  2. ^ Transportation Planning and Programming Division (n.d.). "State Highway No. 251". Highway Designation Files. Texas Department of Transportation. Retrieved 2008-04-04.