Fairfield in Freestone County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Captain L.D. Bradley
(1831 - 1886)
Later commanded a regiment in defense of Texas coast and in 1864 Red River Campaign to prevent Federal invasion of Texas.
Prominent citizen and lawyer, Texas legislator, district judge.
Erected 1964 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9860.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1906.
Location. 31° 43.532′ N, 96° 9.601′ W. Marker is in Fairfield, Texas, in Freestone County. Marker is at the intersection of East Commerce Street (U.S. 84) and South Mount Street, on the left when traveling east on East Commerce Street. In the courthouse square. Touch for map. Marker is at or near Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Freestone County (here, next to this marker); Val Verde Battery (a few steps from this marker); Site of Law Office General John Gregg (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Butler Church Bell (about 700 feet away); Old Freestone Jail (about 700 feet away); The Fridolin (Fred) Fischer Home (about 800 feet away); The Manahan House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lewis Corner (approx. 8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfield.
Also see . . . Bradley, L.D. - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on August 16, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2018. It was originally submitted on October 18, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. This page has been viewed 751 times since then and 6 times this year. Last updated on July 5, 2015, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 18, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. 3. submitted on July 5, 2015, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.