(on Brazos River)On Indian-infested frontier 125 miles beyond Fort Belknap and outer settlements. Northernmost business in Confederate Texas. Established at great risk, to obtain salt, scarce during Civil War and vitally needed to cure meat, season food, cure hides for leather, feed work horses, army draft mules and cavalry horses.
|Placed By||The Texas Historical Survey Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, July 9th, 2017 at 12:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14S E 353413 N 3679867|
|Decimal Degrees||33.24785000, -100.57351667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 14.871', W 100° 34.411'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 14' 52.26" N, 100° 34' 24.66" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 301 E 4th St, Jayton TX 79528, US|
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