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 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Upland (a few steps from this marker); First State Bank of Rankin (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Baptist Church of Rankin (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of First Church in Upton County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Yates Hotel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rankin Cemetery (approx. one mile away); Rankin's All Kid Rodeo (approx. 1.1 miles away); Upton County (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rankin.
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 655 times since then and 29 times this year. Last updated on June 4, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, 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 Kingwood, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.