Crockett in Houston County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
The David Crockett Spring
Which marks the campsite of the famous Texan on his historic journey to the Alamo were he paid the supreme price for Texas liberty
"Be sure you are right, then go ahead."
Erected by City of Crockett.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & Settlers • War, Texas Independence.
Location. 31° 19.06′ N, 95° 27.645′ W. Marker is in Crockett, Texas, in Houston County. Marker is at the intersection of East Goliad Avenue (State Highway 21) and Rail Row, on the left when traveling east on East Goliad Avenue. The marker is located at the David Crockett Spring and Brewer Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 East Goliad Avenue, Crockett TX 75835, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Strode-Pritchett Log Cabin (a few steps from this marker); Greater St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Patton-Buchanan Building (about 800 feet away); W.V. McConnell Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Miller-Spinks-Mayes Property (approx. 0.2 miles away); Houston County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Five Courthouses of Houston County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Crockett (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crockett.
Also see . . .
1. David Crockett Spring. TXWebGen (Submitted on September 28, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.)
2. David Crockett History. TSHA Texas State Historical Association (Submitted on September 29, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 28, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 349 times since then and 105 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 28, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.