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Cluskey/McCluskey City Community

Cluskey City was one of a number of small communities that grew-up from the oil boom of the 1920's. Cluskey City was an oil boom town located east of Farm Road 701 on the South Bend-Eliasville road, one mile east of Harding City and one mile west of South Bend in southern Young County, near the E.N. McCluskey ranch house.

During its existence, it had a service station with a small store.

Within two weeks after McCluskey City was founded its population grew to over 500, a year later McCluskey City was being plowed under for winter wheat.

submitted by: Dorman Holub



Monday, March 16, 2009

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