Near Mingus in Palo Pinto County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Snake Saloon
Erected 1995 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4888.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1904.
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 32° 30.815′ N, 98° 25.239′ W. Marker was near Mingus, Texas, in Palo Pinto County. Marker was on State Highway 108, half a mile north of Interstate 20, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Mingus TX 76463, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Thurber Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Hotel Knox and Thurber Mining Office (approx. 0.4 miles away); Evolution of an Oil Company (approx. half a mile away); Thurber (approx. half a mile away); New York Hill (approx. 0.7 miles away); St. Barbara's Catholic Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of Thurber's First Coal Mine (approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of Thurber Brick Plant (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mingus.
More about this marker. The marker was removed some time between September 2012 and May 2013.
Also see . . .
1. The Snake Saloon. From the Historic Images Project of Tarleton State University. (Submitted on September 14, 2016.)
2. Site of Snake Saloon - waymarking.com. A waymarking record showing the marker at this location before it became missing. (Submitted on September 14, 2016.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 14, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 14, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 298 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 14, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.