Menard in Menard County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
Erected 1984 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4431.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1899.
Location. 30° 54.982′ N, 99° 47.135′ W. Marker is in Menard, Texas, in Menard County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Beavans Street and Canal Street, on the right when traveling south. Marker is mounted on southeast corner of church building. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Menard TX 76859, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Founding of the Santa Cruz de San Saba Mission (here, next to this marker); Welcome to Menard, Texas / The Old Sacred Heart Catholic Church (a few steps from this marker); The Lafora Map / An Apache Encampment (within shouting distance of this marker); "The Ditch" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bank of Menard (about 300 feet away); Fort McKavett C.S.A. / Texas Civil War Frontier Defense (about 600 feet away); Menard County Memorial of Those Who Died (about 600 feet away); Great Western Trail (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Menard.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 31, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 31, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 243 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 31, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.