Ponta in Cherokee County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1999 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 11810.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Industry & Commerce • Railroads & StreetcarsSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Postal Mail and Philately 📭 series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1901.
Location. 31° 53.913′ N, 95° 4.505′ W. Marker is in Ponta, Texas, in Cherokee County. Marker is at the intersection of County Road 4401 and State Highway 204, on the right when traveling west on County Road 4401. Marker stands in front of an apparently abandoned building. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jacksonville TX 75766, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. McDonald Cemetery (approx. 5.2 miles away); Mountain Home (approx. 6.9 miles away); Rusk (approx. 7.8 miles away); Bachelor Girl's Library Club (approx. 8.3 miles away); Rusk Footbridge (approx. 8.3 miles away); The James I. Perkins Family Home (approx. 8.3 miles away); Site of the Union Hotel/Bracken House/Acme Hotel (approx. 8.4 miles away); Cherokee County (approx. 8.4 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on August 22, 2017. It was originally submitted on August 21, 2017, by QuesterMark of Fort Worth, Texas. This page has been viewed 235 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 21, 2017, by QuesterMark of Fort Worth, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.