Bronte in Coke County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Recorded Texas Historical Landmark - 1989
Erected 1989 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 518.)
Location. 31° 53.231′ N, 100° 17.707′ W. Marker is in Bronte, Texas, in Coke County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (State Highway 158) and Railroad Street, on the left when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in front of the depot. Marker is in this post office area: Bronte TX 76933, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bronte Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Fort Chadbourne C.S.A. / Texas Civil War Frontier Defense (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Methodist Church First Baptist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Bronte (approx. 0.4 miles away); Townsite of Marie (approx. 5.6 miles away); Southern Overland Mail, 1858-1861 (approx. 5.7 miles away); W.H. Brown (approx. 6.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bronte.
Also see . . . The Handbook of Texas Online entry for the Bronte Depot. (Submitted on October 9, 2008.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers •
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