Near Ozona in Crockett County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Comstock-Ozona Stage Stand
When stage pulled in about 8:30 A.M. (having left Ozona at 5:00) agent had fresh horses in harness for next 20-mile run.
Agent's family lived in tent with a flagstone floor. Other structures here were rock pens for a pig and cow and probably a corral for horses. Automobile replaced stage about 1914, but wagon ruts are still visible.
Erected 1972 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 4758.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the San Antonio-El Paso Road marker series.
Location. 30° 28.157′ N, 101° 7.631′ W. Marker is near Ozona, Texas, in Crockett County. Marker is on State Highway 163 18.1 miles south of Interstate 10, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Texas Highway 163 follows the trace of the San Antonio-El Paso Military Road built in the summer of 1849 by the U.S. Army. Marker is in this post office area: Ozona TX 76943, United States of America.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 2, 2014, by William F Haenn of Fort Clark (Brackettville), Texas. This page has been viewed 336 times since then and 95 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 2, 2014, by William F Haenn of Fort Clark (Brackettville), Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.