Rankin in Upton County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Colonels John C. and William F. Upton
John C. Upton and W. F. Upton (Brothers)
John Cunningham Upton
A Memorial to Texans who served the Confederacy.
Erected 1963 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 2771.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil.
Location. 31° 13.56′ N, 101° 56.228′ W. Marker is in Rankin, Texas, in Upton County. Marker is at the intersection of East 10th Avenue and Rankin Street, on the left when traveling east on East 10th Avenue. The monument/marker and courthouse grounds overlook Rankin, a dusty old county seat in the Pecos River breaks. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 205 East 10th Avenue, Rankin TX 79778, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Upland (a few steps from this marker); Upton County (approx. 5.6 miles away); Rankin (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Benedum Oil Field and Townsite (approx. 6˝ miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 11, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 13, 2012, by Zacharias Beau T of Alpine, Texas. This page has been viewed 594 times since then and 17 times this year. Last updated on June 4, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 13, 2012, by Zacharias Beau T of Alpine, Texas. 3. submitted on June 4, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.