Bastrop in Bastrop County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
The Gotier Trace
Like most early Texas roads, this was only a marked route which travelers could follow—dusty in droughts, boggy in rains.
From such traces, wagon roads and cattle trails, Texas has developed over 67,000 miles of fine paved highways—a system recognized as nation's finest.
Erected 1967 by Texas Historical Survey Committe. (Marker Number 9190.)
Location. 30° 6.651′ N, 97° 17.595′ W. Marker is in Bastrop, Texas, in Bastrop County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of State Highway 21 and Loop State Highway 150, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located at the entrance to Bastrop State Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3005 TX-21, Bastrop TX 78602, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lost Pines of Texas (a few steps from this marker); Early History of the City of Bastrop (a Felipe Entrique Neri, Baron De Bastrop (approx. 0.6 miles away); Thomas H. Mays (approx. 1.3 miles away); Captain James Burleson (approx. 1½ miles away); Felipe Henrique Neri, Baron de Bastrop (approx. 1½ miles away); Bastrop County Jail (approx. 1½ miles away); Primera Baptist Church (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bastrop.
Categories. • Native Americans • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2015, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. This page has been viewed 326 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 22, 2015, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.