Texas State Highway 37

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State Highway 37 marker

State Highway 37
Route information
Maintained by TxDOT
Length: 92.3 mi[1] (148.5 km)
Existed: 1939 – present
Major junctions
South end: US 69 in Mineola
  I-30
US 67
US 271
US 82
North end: Oklahoma State Highway 37.svg OK 37 at Albion
Highway system
I-37 SH 38

State Highway 37 is a state highway that runs from the Oklahoma border near Albion to Mineola in the northeast corner of the state.

Previous Route[edit]

Historic SH 37

SH 37 was designated as as a route on April 13, 1918 from Clarksville to Lufkin.[2] On August 21, 1923, it was pared back, with everything north of Mt. Vernon either cancelled or transferred to the new SH 66. By 1926, it was pared back, with the portion from Jacksonville to Lufkin transferred to SH 40. By 1931, it was extended north to the Oklahoma border, replacing SH 66. On June 26, 1939, the stretch from Mineola to Tyler was transferred to U.S. Highway 69 (Cosigned with since 1934), with the remaining route continuing to the present.

SH 37A was designated on January 19, 1920 as a spur from Tyler to Troup.[3] This was cancelled on November 27, 1922.[4] SH 37A was restored on February 18, 1924.[5] It was cancelled by 1929. SH 37A was designated on April 23, 1929 from Quitman to Sulphur Springs. This was renumbered to SH 154 on March 19, 1930.

Junction list[edit]

County Location mi km Destinations Notes
Wood Mineola US 69 (Pacific Street) Southern terminus
FM 779
Quitman FM 778 (Hortun Street)
SH 154 / SH 182 (Bermuda Street) South end of SH 154 overlap
SH 154 (Goode Street) North end of SH 154 overlap
FM 2088 (Oak Grove Road)
FM 69
Winnsboro FM 515 (Coke Road)
SH 11 (Broadway Street)
Franklin FM 3357
FM 900
FM 21
Mount Vernon I-30 – Dallas, Texarkana
US 67

US 67 / Bus. SH 37 (Main Street)

Bus. SH 37 (Kaufman Street)
FM 71
Red River FM 196
Bogata US 271 (Paris Road)

Bus. US 271 (7th Street)
FM 411
FM 2825

Bus. SH 37
Clarksville US 82 (Main Street)

Bus. SH 37
FM 2283
FM 2120
FM 2118
FM 1159
FM 195
SH-37 Northern terminus; Continuation into Oklahoma
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

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