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 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Colonels John C. and William F. Upton (a few 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 4, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 4, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 144 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 4, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.