Near Baird in Callahan County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Callahan City
Erected 1977. (Marker Number 4737.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Postal Mail and Philately series list. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1877.
Location. 32° 20.754′ N, 99° 17.863′ W. Marker is near Baird, Texas, in Callahan County. Marker is on Farm to Market Road 2228, 0.1 miles south of County Road 488, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baird TX 79504, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Callahan City Cemetery (here, next to this marker); Military Telegraph Line (approx. 3.2 miles away); Admiral Cemetery Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Admiral Baptist Church (approx. 3˝ miles away); Site of John D. Merchant Home (approx. 4.4 miles away); Belle Plain (approx. 4.4 miles away); Site of Belle Plaine College (approx. 4.4 miles away); William Jeff Maltby (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baird.
More about this marker. The Texas Historical Commission has assigned Identification Number 4737 to the marker.
Also see . . . Callahan City, TX. From the Texas State Historical Association’s “Handbook of Texas Online”. (Submitted on December 23, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 23, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 433 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 23, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.