Kerrville in Kerr County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Old Spanish Trail
In 1757, the Spanish established Santa Cruz de San Saba Mission and Presidio San Luis de la Amarillas, several miles apart, along the San Saba River near present-day Menard (Menard Co.). Activity in the San Saba area and along the Old Spanish Trail continued sporadically over the following decades, with the allure of nearby silver mines attracting adventurers. Nicholas
Erected 2009 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 15842.)
Location. 30° 3.532′ N, 99° 9.874′ W. Marker is in Kerrville, Texas, in Kerr County. Marker is at the intersection of Junction Highway (State Highway 27) and Harper Road (Farm to Market Road 783), on the right when traveling east on Junction Highway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1075 Junction Highway, Kerrville TX 78028, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Doyle Colored School (approx. 1.3 miles away); Barnett Chapel Methodist Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); H-E-B (approx. 1.4 miles away); Early Settlers of Kerr County (approx. 1.7 miles away); Kerr County (approx. 1.7 miles away); James Kerr (approx. 1.7 miles away); Great Western Cattle Trail (approx. 4.4 miles away); Hunt (approx. 10.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kerrville.
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 30, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 30, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 44 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 30, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.