Near Wellington in Collingsworth County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
The Red River Plunge of Bonnie and Clyde
Erected 1975 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4218.)
Location. 34° 57.367′ N, 100° 13.267′ W. Marker is near Wellington, Texas, in Collingsworth County. Marker is on U.S. 83, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. On the south side of the red River Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Wellington TX 79095, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Lutie School (approx. 4.6 miles away); Nicholson School (approx. 8.4 miles away).
Regarding The Red River Plunge of Bonnie and Clyde. Pritchard's daughter, Gladys Pritchard Cartwright, was shot through the hand and survived.
Categories. • 20th Century • Notable Persons •
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