Near Albany in Shackelford County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 2013 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 17611.)
Location. 32° 56.01′ N, 99° 14.77′ W. Marker is near Albany, Texas, in Shackelford County. Marker is on Unnamed Road 0.2 miles east of County Road 182, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. The unnamed road is on the east side of CR 182 2.3 miles north of US 283. Marker is in this post office area: Albany TX 76430, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least The Mackenzie Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Griffin (approx. 0.9 miles away); Fort Griffin Lodge Hall (approx. 0.9 miles away); Frontier Town of Fort Griffin (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Western Cattle Trail Crossings at Fort Griffin (approx. 0.9 miles away); Fort Griffin Civil Jail (approx. one mile away); Civilian Conservation Corps at Fort Griffin (approx. 1.1 miles away); Russell Young Gilbert (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albany.
Regarding Black Cemetery. The burial ground is located approximately 1,400 feet northeast of the marker.
Also see . . . Rural Pioneer Cemetery. From findagrave.com website. (Submitted on July 11, 2017.)
Categories. • African Americans • Cemeteries & Burial Sites •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2017, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 148 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 11, 2017, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.