Fort Mason-Camp Cooper Military Road

Fort Mason-Camp Cooper Military Road (HM1E4M)

Location: Cross Plains, TX 76443 Callahan County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 7.276', W 99° 10.582'

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1 mile east to
Fort Mason-Camp Cooper
Military Road
Route for U.S. 2nd Cavalry and supplies from San Antonio to Fort Mason (about 100 miles south of here) to Camp Cooper (about 65 miles north) in campaigns of 1851-1861 against Plains Indians. Great military men of American history traveled this road, including Robt. E. Lee (later a commanding general, C.S.A.) and George T. Thomas, "Rock of Chickamauga."
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HM NumberHM1E4M
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Marker Number1995
Year Placed1967
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 6:18am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 483363 N 3553890
Decimal Degrees32.12126667, -99.17636667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 7.276', W 99° 10.582'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 7' 16.56" N, 99° 10' 34.92" W
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Area Code(s)254
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5000 Pvt Rd 4146, Cross Plains TX 76443, US
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