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Near Wellington in Collingsworth County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Quanah Parker Trail

Texas Plains Trail Region

 
 
Quanah Parker Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 15, 2016
1. Quanah Parker Trail Marker
Inscription.
Comanches once hunted Buffalo on
Salt Fork of the Red and Buck Creek
in present day Collingsworth Co.

Arrow Sculptor: Charles A Smith

 
Location. 34° 57.56′ N, 100° 13.335′ W. Marker is near Wellington, Texas, in Collingsworth County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 83, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. From Wellington, take U.S. 83 north about 8 miles to park on north side of Red River; marker located just inside entrance to park. Marker is in this post office area: Wellington TX 79095, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rocking Chair "Ranche" (a few steps from this marker); The Red River Plunge of Bonnie and Clyde (a few steps from this marker); Site of Lutie School (approx. 4.4 miles away); Collingsworth County (approx. 4.7 miles away); First Methodist Church of Wellington (approx. 7.2 miles away); Methodism in Collingsworth County (approx. 7.2 miles away); O'Neil Building (approx. 7.2 miles away); Collingsworth County Hospital (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wellington.
 
Also see . . .  Quanah Parker Trail. (Submitted on December 7, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.)
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Quanah Parker Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 15, 2016
2. Quanah Parker Trail Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 7, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 7, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 7, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.
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