Near Mingus in Erath County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Hotel Knox and Thurber Mining Office
Erected 1995 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4814.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1895.
Location. 32° 30.461′ N, 98° 25.073′ W. Marker is near Mingus, Texas, in Erath County. Marker is on State Highway 108, 0.1 miles north of Interstate 20, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is 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 walking distance of this marker. Thurber (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Evolution of an Oil Company (about 600 feet New York Hill (approx. ¼ mile away); Thurber Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); St. Barbara's Catholic Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of Thurber's First Coal Mine (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of Thurber Brick Plant (approx. ¼ mile away); Whitehead Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mingus.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 6, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 6, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 315 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 6, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.