Near Menard in Menard County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Fort McKavett
Erected 1936 by State of Texas Highway Department. (Marker Number 4795.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
Location. 30° 49.483′ N, 100° 6.646′ W. Marker is near Menard, Texas, in Menard County. Marker is at the intersection of Railroad 864 and Ranch to Market Road 1674, on the right when traveling south on Railroad 864. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Menard TX 76859, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Colonel Black Ranch House (approx. 1.3 miles away).
Also see . . . Edith Grierson. The young girl pictured in the Dead (Submitted on May 1, 2010, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas.)
Categories. • Forts or Castles • Military • Wars, US Indian •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 18, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. This page has been viewed 839 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 18, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. 5, 6. submitted on April 30, 2010, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.