Near Baird in Callahan County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Admiral Baptist Church
The historic Admiral Baptist Church building located east of the cemetery was destroyed in a fire set by vandals in 1993.
Erected 1986 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 88.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1881.
Location. 32° 17.763′ N, 99° 17.724′ W. Marker is near Baird, Texas, in Callahan CountyTouch 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 are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Admiral Cemetery Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Site of Callahan City (approx. 3˝ miles away); Callahan City Cemetery (approx. 3˝ miles away); Site of John D. Merchant Home (approx. 4 miles away); Belle Plain (approx. 4 miles away); Site of Belle Plaine College (approx. 4 miles away); William Jeff Maltby (approx. 4.6 miles away); Belle Plaine Cemetery (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baird.
Also see . . . Admiral, TX. From the Texas State Historical Association’s “Handbook of Texas Online”. (Submitted on December 24, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 24, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 419 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 24, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.