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Many in Sabine Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Pendleton Crossing

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, July 4, 2017
1. Pendleton Crossing Marker
Inscription. Entrance to controversial Neutral Strip bounded by Sabine River West and Arroyo Hondo East. It was claimed by the U.S. after Louisiana Purchase, 1803, and by Spain as the ancient boundary of Mexico.
 
Erected 1955 by Louisiana Department of Commerce and Industry.
 
Location. 31° 29.334′ N, 93° 42.374′ W. Marker is in Many, Louisiana, in Sabine Parish. Marker is on Texas Highway (State Highway 6) west of Bridgebay Drive, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker located at the Toledo Bend Tourist Information Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15091 Texas Hwy, Many LA 71449, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. El Camino Real (a few steps from this marker); The History of Toledo Bend (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gaines Memorial Bridge (approx. 3.4 miles away in Texas); Historic Crossing on the Sabine River (approx. 3.4 miles away in Texas); Site of Sabine River Crossing (approx. 3.4 miles away in Texas); Texas Louisiana Boundary (approx. 3.4 miles away in Texas); Kings Highway (approx. 5.1 miles away in Texas); John C. Hale (approx. 9.1 miles away in Texas). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Many.
 
Also see . . .
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By Tom Bosse, July 4, 2017
2. Pendleton Crossing Marker
 The Neutral Strip. (Submitted on July 26, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
 
Categories. Notable Places
 
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By Tom Bosse
3. Pendleton Crossing Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 128 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 26, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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