Near Newcastle in Young County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Fort Belknap Memorial
Erected 1995 by Gen W.R. Scurry Camp 606 SCV.
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military. In addition, it is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans series list.
Location. 33° 9.034′ N, 98° 44.46′ W. Marker is near Newcastle, Texas, in Young County. Memorial can be reached from Farm to Market Road 61 south of Thompson Road. Marker is located inside Fort Belknap park near the museum; the above directions are to the entrance of the park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newcastle TX 76372, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Colonel William C. Young (a few steps from this marker); Major Robert S. Neighbors (about 300 feet away, measured Military Road (Fort Belknap - San Antonio) (about 300 feet away); The Butterfield Overland Stages (about 300 feet away); Tonkawa Scouts, C.S.A. (about 300 feet away); Camp Belknap, C.S.A. (about 300 feet away); A Military Road (Fort Belknap - Fort Worth) (about 400 feet away); Old Fort Belknap Powder Magazine (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newcastle.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 30, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 2, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 460 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 2, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.