Rankin in Upton County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
First Upton County Seat
Erected 1980 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 5611.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 31° 13.56′ N, 101° 56.233′ W. Marker is in Rankin, Texas, in Upton County. Marker is on East 10th Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located on the courthouse grounds. 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 Colonels John C. and William F. Upton (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 4, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 4, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas. This page has been viewed 114 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 4, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.