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San Antonio in Bexar County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Old Mill Crossing

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
1. Old Mill Crossing Marker
Inscription.

Last known place where horses
drank and forded the river.

Dedicated to the memory of our fathers.

 
Erected by The Daughters of Texas Trail Drivers.
 
Location. 29° 25.381′ N, 98° 29.403′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Texas, in Bexar County. Touch for map. Tile mosaic marker is along the River Walk, just east of the Navarro Street Bridge, on the south wall of the Hotel Contessa (bounded by Navarro, Market, and Presa Streets). Marker is at or near this postal address: 306 W. Market Street, San Antonio TX 78205, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Padre Damian Massanet's Table (within shouting distance of this marker); Bowen's Island (within shouting distance of this marker); Benito Juarez (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of the Old Adobe (about 500 feet away); Staacke Brothers Building (about 500 feet away); Stevens Building (about 500 feet away); Naming of San Antonio (about 500 feet away); Old San Antonio National Bank Building (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Antonio.
 
Categories. AnimalsAntebellum South, USNatural FeaturesNotable PlacesWaterways & Vessels
 
Old Mill Crossing Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
2. Old Mill Crossing Marker
Looking east.
Old Mill Crossing Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
3. Old Mill Crossing Marker
Navarro Street Bridge at left.
Old Mill Crossing Marker Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
4. Old Mill Crossing Marker Detail
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 18, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,065 times since then and 71 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 18, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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