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Fort Sam Houston in Bexar County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Tether Wall

 
 
Tether Wall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, July 15, 2015
1. Tether Wall Marker
Inscription.
This brick wall, built circa 1890, replaced the original wood fence which enclosed the corrals, stables and wagon parks for the quartermaster depot in The Quandrangle. The two nearby buildings served as blacksmith and wheelright shops.
 
Erected by Fort Sam Houston Museum.
 
Location. 29° 26.829′ N, 98° 27.8′ W. Marker is in Fort Sam Houston, Texas, in Bexar County. Marker is on Liscum Road south of Wilson Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jbsa Ft Sam Houston TX 78234, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sam Houston House (approx. 0.2 miles away); M-1905 Field Gun (approx. mile away); M-56 Howitzer 105mm Towed (Yugoslavia) (approx. mile away); Ft. Sam Houston Quadrangle and Staff Post (approx. mile away); M-48 Medium Tank 90mm "Patton" (approx. mile away); M-59 Armored Personnel Carrier (approx. mile away); Bullis House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ludwig Mahncke (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Sam Houston.
 
More about this marker. Fort Sam Houston is an active military installation. Appropriate identification is required for
Tether Wall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, July 15, 2015
2. Tether Wall Marker
access.
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesMan-Made Features
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2015, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 214 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 15, 2015, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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