Near Stonewall in Gillespie County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of the Andreas Lindig Lime Kiln
Lindig’s home (built 1874, about .5 mi. s) shows endurance of cement made from his lime. So does the 1963-1969 “Texas White House”, built nearby in 1897 by Willie Meier.
Erected 1970 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 10071.)
Location. 30° 14.222′ N, 98° 36.585′ W. Marker is near Stonewall, Texas, in Gillespie County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Ranch Road 1 and Lower Albert Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in the north section of the Gillespie County Safety Rest Area, which is also directly accessible from US Route 290. Marker is in this post office area: Stonewall TX 78671, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this Trinity Lutheran Church (within shouting distance of this marker); "Mr. Jelly Bean" (approx. 0.2 miles away); A More Perfect Society (approx. 0.2 miles away); A River Runs Through (approx. 0.2 miles away); Generations of Johnsons (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sam Ealy Johnson, Sr., House (approx. ¼ mile away); Housing the World (approx. ¼ mile away); The Reconstructed Birthplace (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stonewall.
More about this marker. Etched on the bottom border of the marker is “Erected by Otto Lindig (age 86) and Lydia Lindig Bohols (age 60)”.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 21, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 21, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.