Near Mingus in Erath County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Thurber's First Coal Mine
Erected 1995 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4903.)
Location. 32° 30.291′ N, 98° 24.886′ W. Marker is near Mingus, Texas, in Erath County. Marker is at the intersection of Interstate 20 Frontage Road and County Road 107, on the right when traveling east on Interstate 20. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mingus TX 76463, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Thurber Brick Plant (here, next to this marker); New York Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Whitehead Cemetery (about St. Barbara's Catholic Church (about 400 feet away); Thurber (approx. 0.2 miles away); Evolution of an Oil Company (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of Hotel Knox and Thurber Mining Office (approx. ¼ mile away); Thurber Cemetery (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mingus.
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 4, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 4, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 4, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.