Fort Stockton in Pecos County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Comanche Springs
Erected by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 4757.)
Marker series. Butterfield Overland Mail, the Comanche Trail into Mexico, and the San Antonio-El Paso Road marker series.
Location. 30° 53.128′ N, 102° 52.548′ W. Marker is in Fort Stockton, Texas, in Pecos County. Marker is on Spring Drive near East 1st Street. Touch for map. On Spring Dr. at entrance to Rooney Park, Ft. Stockton. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Stockton TX 79735, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Stephen's Episcopal Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Stockton Guard House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Stockton Officers' Quarters (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of Fort Stockton (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Stockton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Fort Cemetery (approx. half a mile away).
Also see . . . Comanche Springs from Handbook of Texas Online. (Submitted on September 26, 2009, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Native Americans • Natural Resources • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 26, 2009, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. This page has been viewed 2,035 times since then and 122 times this year. Last updated on April 28, 2014, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 26, 2009, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. 3, 4. submitted on September 24, 2012, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.