Near Lueders in Jones County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
8.6 Miles South to Fort Phantom Hill
Erected 1936 by Texas Highway Department. (Marker Number 2005.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
Location. Marker has been confirmed missing. It was likely located near 32° 45.012′ N, 99° 39.185′ W. Marker was near Lueders, Texas, in Jones County. Marker was at the intersection of U.S. 180 and County Road 329, on the right when traveling east on U.S. 180. Touch for map. Marker was located at the southwest corner of the intersection of US 180, CR 329, and CR 219. Marker was in this post office area: Lueders TX 79533, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Lueders Cemetery (approx. 2.6 miles away); Big Country Baptist Assembly (approx. 4.3 miles away); Swan's Chapel (approx. 7.2 miles away); Fort Phantom Hill Fort Phantom Hill (approx. 7.6 miles away); Bud Matthews Switch of the Texas Central Railway (approx. 8 miles away); Butterfield Overland Mail (approx. 8 miles away); Lake Fort Phantom Hill Parks - Johnson Park (approx. 9.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lueders.
More about this marker. The marker is missing its top inscription tablet and front medallion plate but the marker base remains and is in good condition.
Also see . . .
1. Fort Phantom Hill - Fort Phantom Foundation. Official website of the Fort Phantom Foundation with abundant information and photographs on the fort. (Submitted on October 30, 2014.)
2. Fort Phantom Hill. From the Texas State Historical Association's "Handbook of Texas Online". (Submitted on October 30, 2014.)
Categories. • Communications • Forts, Castles • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 327 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on October 30, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.