Toledo Bend in Sabine County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Sabine River Crossing
1607 - 1701
The Texas Society, National
Society Colonial Dames
Mrs. John Connally Kelly,
Mrs. Margaret Ann Scruggs
Erected 1969 by Colonial Dames XVII Century.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Society of Colonial Dames of America marker series.
Location. 31° 27.727′ N, 93° 45.226′ W. Marker is in Toledo Bend, Texas, in Sabine County. Marker is on State Highway 21 east of Cedar Grove Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. In a picnic area approximately a half mile from Sabine River. Marker is in this post office area: Hemphill TX 75948, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gaines Memorial Bridge (here, next to this marker); Site of Historic Crossing on the Sabine River (here, next to this marker); Texas Louisiana Boundary Kings Highway (approx. 1.8 miles away); The History of Toledo Bend (approx. 3.3 miles away in Louisiana); Pendleton Crossing (approx. 3.4 miles away in Louisiana); El Camino Real (approx. 3.4 miles away in Louisiana); John C. Hale (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Toledo Bend.
Categories. • Notable Places • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 16, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. This page has been viewed 813 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 16, 2010, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. 3. submitted on August 6, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.