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Bandera in Bandera County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Bandera Pass

 
 
Bandera Pass Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Royal, November 7, 2009
1. Bandera Pass Marker
Inscription. Celebrated Indian pass known from the earliest days of Spanish settlement Identified with many a frontier fight and many a hostile inroad Old ranger trail from the Medina to the Guadalupe River and the United States Army route between frontier posts followed this route through the mountains
 
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 293.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 29° 51.542′ N, 99° 6.338′ W. Marker is in Bandera, Texas, in Bandera County. Marker is on Hwy 173 10.6 miles north of SR 16, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bandera TX 78003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. One Mile to Ruins of Camp Verde (approx. 2.4 miles away); Penateka Comanches (approx. 2.4 miles away); Treue Der Union Monument (approx. 13.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Bandera Pass. (Submitted on December 2, 2009, by Bill Royal of Sun City Ctr, Florida.)
 
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Bandera Pass Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Steve Henderson, November 20, 2010
2. Bandera Pass Marker
Site of Bandera Pass Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Royal, November 7, 2009
3. Site of Bandera Pass Marker
 

 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Royal of Sun City Ctr, Florida. This page has been viewed 2,161 times since then. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Royal of Sun City Ctr, Florida.   2. submitted on , by Steve Henderson of Marble Falls, Texas.   3. submitted on , by Bill Royal of Sun City Ctr, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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