Rankin in Upton County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Colonels John C. and William F. Upton
John C. Upton and W. F. Upton (Brothers)
John Cunningham Upton
A Memorial to Texans who served the Confederacy.
Erected 1963 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 2771.)
Location. 31° 13.56′ Touch for map. The monument/marker and courthouse grounds overlook Rankin, a dusty old county seat in the Pecos River breaks. Marker is at or near this postal address: 205 East 10th Avenue, Rankin TX 79778, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Upland (a few steps from this marker); Upton County (approx. 5.6 miles away); Rankin (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Benedum Oil Field and Townsite (approx. 6½ miles away).
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 11, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 13, 2012, by Zacharias Beau T of Alpine, Texas. This page has been viewed 530 times since then and 41 times this year. Last updated on June 4, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 13, 2012, by Zacharias Beau T of Alpine, Texas. 3. submitted on June 4, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.