Goodnight in Armstrong County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Old Goodnight Ranch
Established in 1876 by
Noted scout, Indian fighter, trail blazer
The Burbank of the range
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 4850.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1876.
Location. 35° 1.838′ N, 101° 10.979′ W. Marker is in Goodnight, Texas, in Armstrong County. Marker can be reached from County Road 25, 0.2 miles south of U.S. 287, on the right when traveling south. Marker is at the northeast corner of the Goodnight ranch house. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clarendon TX 79226, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Quanah Parker Trail (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charles Goodnight (approx. 0.2 miles away); Town of Goodnight (approx. half a mile away); Dugout of W. M. Dye Armstrong County (approx. 11.4 miles away); Dr. and Mrs. Wm. A. Warner (approx. 11.4 miles away); Route of Coronado Expedition (approx. 11.4 miles away); Town of Claude (approx. 11.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Goodnight.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 15, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 8, 2011, by Timothy McDaniel of Lewisville, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,831 times since then and 198 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 8, 2011, by Timothy McDaniel of Lewisville, Texas. 2. submitted on December 14, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 3. submitted on November 8, 2011, by Timothy McDaniel of Lewisville, Texas. 4. submitted on December 14, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.