Near Bankersmith in Kendall County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Tunnel of the Fredericksburg & Northern Railway
Erected 1978 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 5568.)
Location. 30° 6.092′ N, 98° 49.249′ W. Marker is near Bankersmith, Texas, in Kendall County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Old San Antonio Road and Alamo Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10619 Old San Antonio Rd, Fredericksburg TX 78624, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Welcome to the Old Tunnel (within shouting distance of this marker); The Grapetown School (approx. 3.2 miles Luckenbach (approx. 6.6 miles away); Pinta Trail (approx. 8.6 miles away); The Easter Fires (approx. 9.3 miles away); Lower South Grape Creek School (approx. 10.1 miles away); General E. Kirby Smith, C.S.A. (approx. 10.3 miles away); The Natural Setting (approx. 10.3 miles away).
More about this marker. Marker is located in a small parking area off the road. Some maps refer to the road as "Old San Antonio Rd" while others refer to it as "Old Fred Road" (likely shortened from Old Fredricksburg Road) The entrance to the parking area is right at the intersection of this road and Alamo Road.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 30, 2009, by Bill Royal of Sun City Ctr, Florida. This page has been viewed 1,377 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 30, 2009, by Bill Royal of Sun City Ctr, Florida. 2. submitted on February 22, 2014, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. 3, 4. submitted on November 30, 2009, by Bill Royal of Sun City Ctr, Florida. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.