Rankin in Upton County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
First Upton County Seat
Erected 1980 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 5611.)
Location. 31° 13.56′ N, 101° 56.233′ W. Marker is in Rankin, Texas, in Upton County. Marker is on East 10th Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located on the courthouse grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 205 East 10th Avenue, Rankin TX 79778, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Colonels John C. and William F. Upton (a few steps from this marker); Upton County (approx. 5.6 miles away); Rankin (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Benedum Oil Field and Townsite (approx. 6½ miles away).
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 4, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 4, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 4, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.