Waco in McLennan County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Henry Downs Chapter
The American Revolution
1849 - May 5 - 1917
Reclaiming the Waco Spring
Famed in Local Tradition
As the Camp Grounds
Of the Waco Indians
And the first crossing
Of the Brazos River
Erected 1917 by Henry Downs Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 31° 33.619′ N, 97° 7.654′ W. Marker is in Waco, Texas, in McLennan County. Marker can be reached from University Parks Drive east of Washington Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located near the southwest end of the Waco Suspension Bridge in Indian Spring Park. Marker is in this post office area: Waco TX 76701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Waco Suspension Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Jacob de Cordova (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Waco Suspension Bridge (about 700 feet away, measured Going Up The Chisholm Trail (about 800 feet away); Gerald-Harris Shooting (approx. ¼ mile away); Brann-Davis Shootings (approx. 0.3 miles away); Doris Miller (approx. 0.9 miles away); Elite Cafe (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waco.
Categories. • Native Americans • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 17, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 332 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 17, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.