Near Rankin in Upton County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Home of Rankin Museum and of World Champion Rodeo stars Toots Mansfield and Allen Holder.
Erected 1964 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 4200.)
Location. 31° 13.915′ N, 101° 50.577′ W. Marker is near Rankin, Texas, in Upton County. Marker is on U.S. 67 5.7 miles east of 349, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in a small rest area east of Rankin. Marker is in this post office area: Rankin TX 79778, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Upton County (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonels John C. and William F. Upton (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Benedum Oil Field and Townsite (approx. 8.6 miles away); The Town of Texon (approx. 9.1 miles away); Santa Rita No. 1 (approx. 9.1 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 7, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 22, 2010, by Steve Henderson of Marble Falls, Texas. This page has been viewed 521 times since then and 31 times this year. Last updated on August 26, 2010, by Steve Henderson of Marble Falls, Texas. Photo 1. submitted on August 22, 2010, by Steve Henderson of Marble Falls, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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