Near Spur in Dickens County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Anderson's Fort or Soldier's Mound
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 4721.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1874.
Location. 33° 31.529′ N, 100° 50.645′ W. Marker is near Spur, Texas, in Dickens County. Marker is on State Highway 70 south of County Highway 333, on the left when traveling south. Marker is in roadside park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Spur TX 79370, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lisenby-Campbell House (approx. 3.1 miles away); Fourth U.S. Cavalry (approx. 3.3 miles away); Texas Agricultural Experiment Station at Spur Dickens County (approx. 6.7 miles away); Dickens Cemetery (approx. 6.9 miles away); Dickens Springs (approx. 6.9 miles away); Marshall Clinton Formby, Jr. (approx. 14˝ miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 27, 2017. It was originally submitted on June 27, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 600 times since then and 164 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 27, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.