Cross Plains in Callahan County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Fort Mason-Camp Cooper Military Road
Fort Mason-Camp Cooper
Erected 1967 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 1995.)
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. It was located near 32° 7.285′ N, 99° 10.53′ W. Marker was in Cross Plains, Texas, in Callahan County. Marker was on Southwest Fifth Street (State Highway 36) 0.2 miles west of South Comal Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located in a roadside park. Marker was in this post office area: Cross Plains TX 76443, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Fort Mason-Camp Cooper Military Road (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Home of Robert E. Howard (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cross Plains Cemetery Pioneer Cemetery War Memorial (approx. 5.6 miles away); Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 5.6 miles away); Old Cottonwood Cemetery (approx. 5.9 miles away); Site of Cottonwood Springs (approx. 6.1 miles away); Cottonwood Bank and Post Office (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cross Plains.
More about this marker. This marker was replaced by a new marker in 2014; the new marker is located approx. 250 feet west of the original marker location.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Roads & Vehicles • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2013, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. This page has been viewed 276 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on October 11, 2013, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. 2. submitted on April 30, 2014, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. 3. submitted on December 26, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.