Leakey in Real County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of McLaurin Massacre
(Last Indian Raid in Frio Canyon)
Erected 1968 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4831.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Events • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian.
Location. 29° 48.76′ N, 99° 46.476′ W. Marker is in Leakey, Texas, in Real County. Marker is on Ranch Road 336 north of McClure Crossing, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Leakey (approx. 6 miles away); Real County (approx. 6 miles away); Real County Courthouse (approx. 6 miles away); a different marker also named Real County (approx. 6 miles away); Leakey Cemetery (approx. 6.2 miles away).
More about this marker. Current marker placed in 2004 to replace original
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Also see . . . Conflict on the Frio. An article on the McLaurin Massacre by Linda Kirkpatrick. (Submitted on November 13, 2009.)
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