Near Stonewall in Gillespie County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Low Water Crossing
Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park
Behind you is the East Gate to the ranch—the main entrance. During the presidential years, security here was heavy. When the President and Mrs. Johnson visited the ranch, so did dozens of Secret Service agents. Even when the Johnsons were away, the Secret Service kept watch over the property. Most of the equipment and structures built for security reasons still remain.
Erected by National Park Service.
Location. 30° 14.361′ N, 98° 37.242′ W. Marker is near Stonewall, Texas, in Gillespie County. Marker is on Park Road 49 0.1 miles west of Bailey Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is located on the LBJ Driving Tour in Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park. Marker is in this post office area: Stonewall TX 78671, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least Longhorn Cattle and White-Tail Deer (approx. 0.2 miles away); Friendship Stones (approx. ľ mile away); Conserving the Landscape (approx. ľ mile away); Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm (approx. ľ mile away); The Texas White House (approx. ľ mile away); Lifetime of Service (approx. 0.3 miles away); A Grand Entrance (approx. 0.3 miles away); What is the President pointing to anyway? (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stonewall.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. This list consists of 26 wayside exhibits along the LBJ Ranch driving tour in Lyndon B. Johnson NHP. The markers are in order as you would encounter them on the driving tour.
Also see . . . Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park - Official Website. (Submitted on December 6, 2015.)
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