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Near Toledo Bend in Sabine County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Historic Crossing on the Sabine River

1607 1776

 
 
Historic Crossing on the Sabine River Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Gustafson, May 8, 2010
1. Historic Crossing on the Sabine River Marker
Inscription.
Site of
Historic Crossing on the
Sabine River


Erected by
Sabine River Chapter
Texas Society of the
National Society Daughters
of the American Colonists

Mrs. Roy E. Massengill, Chapter Regent
Mrs. Walter M. Burress, Organizing Chapter Regent
Mrs. Leroy L. Garigus, National Chairman, Historic Landmarks and Memorials
Mrs. Cari Walker McMurray, National President
Spring 1970

 
Erected 1970 by National Society Daughters of the American Colonists.
 
Location. 31° 27.727′ N, 93° 45.226′ W. Marker is near Toledo Bend, Texas, in Sabine County. Marker is on State Highway 21, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located in picnic area approximately half mile from Sabine River. Marker is in this post office area: Hemphill TX 75948, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Texas Louisiana Boundary (here, next to this marker); Site of Sabine River Crossing (here, next to this marker); Gaines Memorial Bridge (here, next to this marker); El Camino Real (approx. 3.3 miles away
Picnic Area image. Click for full size.
By Steve Gustafson, May 8, 2010
2. Picnic Area
Gaines Memorial Bridge, Site of Crossing, Texas Louisiana Boundary, and Blue Star Memorial Highway marker are here. Sabine River / Toledo Bend Lake is in the background.
in Louisiana); Milam Masonic Institute (approx. 5.8 miles away); John C. Hale (approx. 5.8 miles away); Milam (approx. 5.9 miles away); C.A. Nethery & Sons General Merchandise (approx. 6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Toledo Bend.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. This page has been viewed 955 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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