Albany in Shackelford County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Ledbetter Picket House
Erected 1962 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 3059.)
Location. 32° 43.527′ N, 99° 17.861′ W. Marker is in Albany, Texas, in Shackelford County. Marker can be reached from Main Street (U.S. 180) north of S. 1st Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in Bank Park and mounted on the wall of the house breezeway. Marker is in this post office area: Albany TX 76430, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ledbetter Salt Works CSA (a few steps from this marker); City of Albany (within shouting distance of this marker); Georgia Battalion Memorial Texas Central Railway Company (within shouting distance of this marker); The Albany News (within shouting distance of this marker); The H.C. Jacobs House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Griffin Fandangle (about 600 feet away); Albany's First Public School (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albany.
1. Original Location of Marker
The marker and picket house were originally located at the city park near Avenue C and Railroad Street and moved to Bank Park.
— Submitted April 19, 2016.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 19, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 219 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 19, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.