Rankin in Upton County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Colonels John C. and William F. Upton
John C. Upton and W. F. Upton (Brothers)
John Cunningham Upton
A Memorial to Texans who served the Confederacy.
Erected 1963 by State of Texsa. (Marker Number 2771.)
Location. 31° 13.559′ Touch for map. The monument/marker and courthouse grounds overlook Rankin, a dusty old county seat in the Pecos River breaks. Marker is in this post office area: Rankin TX 79778, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rankin (approx. 5.6 miles away); Upton County (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Benedum Oil Field and Townsite (approx. 6½ miles away).
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 7, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 13, 2012, by Zacharias Beau T of Alpine, Texas. This page has been viewed 516 times since then and 27 times this year. Last updated on January 22, 2012, by Zacharias Beau T of Alpine, Texas. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 13, 2012, by Zacharias Beau T of Alpine, Texas. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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