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Comanche in Comanche County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Bicentennial Park

American Revolution Bicentennial 1776-1976

 
 
Bicentennial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 11, 2014
1. Bicentennial Park Marker
Inscription.

A City-County Beautification Project sponsored by the Comanche County Bicentennial Committee featuring state historical markers and stone columns from 1890 county courthouse which were donated by the descendants of E.E. Anthony.

Park dedicated July 4, 1976
 
Erected 1976 by Comanche County Bicentennial Committee.
 
Location. 31° 53.852′ N, 98° 36.289′ W. Marker is in Comanche, Texas, in Comanche County. Marker is on Central Avenue (U.S. 67/377) near Houston Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is next to the Fleming Oak at the southwest corner of the courthouse square. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 West Central Avenue, Comanche TX 76442, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Cora Courthouse (here, next to this marker); Indian Raid in Comanche (here, next to this marker); Fleming Oak (here, next to this marker); General Ashbel Smith, C.S.A. (here, next to this marker); Robert Thomas Hill (here, next to this marker); Water on South Side of Square
1890 Courthouse Columns in Bicentennial Park image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 11, 2014
2. 1890 Courthouse Columns in Bicentennial Park
(a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Veterans (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Comanche.
 
Also see . . .
1. Comanche County, Texas. (Submitted on March 14, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. City of Comanche, Texas. (Submitted on March 14, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public Work
 
Bicentennial Park and Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 11, 2014
3. Bicentennial Park and Markers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 298 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 14, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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