(Butterfield Stage)Passed near this site, providing for the first time combined passenger and mail service between Pacific and Atlantic coasts. Operating west from St. Louis and Memphis, John Butterfield's company used 1,350 horses and mules and 90 Concord coaches and wagons.
|Placed By||Texas State Historical Survey Committee and the Moody Foundation|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14R E 368454 N 3529872|
|Decimal Degrees||31.89708333, -100.39106667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 31° 53.825', W 100° 23.464'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||31° 53' 49.5" N, 100° 23' 27.84" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near TX-158, Bronte TX 76933, US|
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