Hempstead in Waller County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Clear Creek Confederate War Camps
Erected 1985 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 9376.)
Location. 30° 4.848′ N, 96° 1.574′ W. Marker is in Hempstead, Texas, in Waller County. Marker is on Old Houston Highway (Business U.S. 290) 0.3 miles east of Oak Lane, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Directly across the highway from a Texas Historical Marker highway sign (see photo). Marker is in this post office area: Hempstead TX 77445, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Groce Family Plantations (here, next to this marker); Gen. George and Libbie Custer Campsite Ahrenbeck-Urban Home (approx. 3½ miles away); Primus Kelly (approx. 10.6 miles away); Early Texas River Steamers (approx. 10.8 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 9, 2014, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 538 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 9, 2014, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.