Near Throckmorton in Throckmorton County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Western Boundary of Peters Colony
Erected 2009 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 15836.)
Location. 33° 11.025′ N, 99° 25.13′ W. Marker is near Throckmorton, Texas, in Throckmorton County. Marker is on U.S. 380 5.4 miles west of Texas Highway 222, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Capt. Marcy Meets Chief Senaco (approx. 1.7 miles away); Site of the Principal Village of the Comanche Indian Reserve (approx. 14.7 miles away).
Also see . . . Peters Colony. From the Texas State Historical Association’s “Handbook of Texas Online”. (Submitted on March 25, 2016.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 25, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 252 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 25, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.