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Roaring Springs in Motley County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Quanah Parker Trail

 
 
Quanah Parker Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Lowrey, August 22, 2020
1. Quanah Parker Trail Marker
Inscription.  

Comanche guides led JJ Sturm here, a favored campsite, seeking Quanah but finding Chief Black Beard, 1875.
Arrow sculptor: Charles A. Smith (Marker Number 70.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans.
 
Location. 33° 51.632′ N, 100° 51.625′ W. Marker is in Roaring Springs, Texas, in Motley County. Marker is on Farm to Market Road 3203 half a mile west of State Highway 70, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Roaring Springs TX 79256, 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. Roaring Springs Depot (approx. 2.7 miles away); Matador Ranch (approx. 9.7 miles away); Motley County (approx. 9.7 miles away); Traweek House (approx. 10.6 miles away); Bob's Oil Well (approx. 10.6 miles away); a different marker also named Quanah Parker Trail (approx. 10.8 miles away); a different marker also named Quanah Parker Trail (approx. 10.9 miles away); The Motley County Railroad (approx. 10.9 miles away).
 
Quanah Parker Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Lowrey, August 22, 2020
2. Quanah Parker Trail Marker
Quanah Parker Trail Marker 70 image. Click for full size.
By Allen Lowrey, August 22, 2020
3. Quanah Parker Trail Marker 70
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 23, 2020, by Allen Lowrey of Amarillo, Texas. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 23, 2020, by Allen Lowrey of Amarillo, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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