Llano in Llano County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Early Explorers in Llano County
Erected 1971 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9437.)
Location. 30° 37.7′ N, 98° 31.673′ W. Marker is in Llano, Texas, in Llano County. Marker is on Highway 71, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. 15 mi. E of Llano, on SH 71, near Honey Creek. Marker is in this post office area: Llano TX 78643, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Packsaddle Mountain (approx. 1.3 miles away); Antlers Hotel (approx. 5.9 miles away); McKinley Coach (approx. 5.9 miles away); The Antlers Caboose Rooms Fisher - Miller - Grant (approx. 6.8 miles away); C.S.A. Salt Works (approx. 9.2 miles away); Hoover's Valley Cemetery (approx. 10.2 miles away); Oxford Cemetery (approx. 10.6 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Historical marker for Packsaddle Mountain. Many suspect Packsaddle Mountain as being Cerro del Almalgre, the site of the "lost Spanish mine" (Submitted on July 9, 2009, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas.)
2. Miranda's Inspection of Los Almagres: His Journal, Report and Petition. This article in the Southwestern Historical Quarterly and tells the history and location of the "lost" Los Almagres Mine. (Submitted on April 5, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas.)
Categories. • Exploration • Hispanic Americans • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 8, 2009, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,911 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 9, 2009, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. 5. submitted on December 11, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.