Near Brady in McCulloch County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
In This Vicinity
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 4815.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list. A significant historical date for this entry is November 21, 1831.
Location. 30° 57.869′ N, 99° 28.522′ W. Marker is near Brady, Texas, in McCulloch County. Marker is on Farm to Market Road 1311, 0.4 miles south of County Road 104, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brady TX 76825, 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. Pegleg Crossing on the San Saba (approx. 9.8 miles away); Peter's Prairie School (approx. 12.4 miles away); McCulloch County Jail (approx. 14.4 miles away); McCulloch County (approx. 14.4 miles away); McCulloch County Courthouse (approx. 14.4 miles away); General Ben McCulloch, C.S.A. (approx. 14.4 miles away); Union Passenger Depot (approx. 14.7 miles away).
Regarding In This Vicinity. This is also known as the Battle of Calf Creek.
Also see . . . The Other Bowie's Epic Battle. From True West magazine, a detailed story on this episode of Jim Bowie's life. (Submitted on April 13, 2018.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 13, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 396 times since then and 120 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 13, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.