Onion Creek Indian Fight

Onion Creek Indian Fight (HM26X2)

Location: Brady, TX 76825 McCulloch County
Country: United States of America

N 31° 10.661', W 99° 15.24'

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(Battleground 1 mi. NE of marker)

One night in 1866, five men from Richland Springs (about 25 mi. ne) recovered stolen horses from Indians camped near here. A metal arrow hit a Mr. Lafferty, slid halfway around his skull, was cut out with a pocket knife, and Lafferty survived. The grave of an Indian casualty is about 300 yards north.
HM NumberHM26X2
Year Placed1973
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, April 16th, 2018 at 4:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 475796 N 3449321
Decimal Degrees31.17768333, -99.25400000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 10.661', W 99° 15.24'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 10' 39.66" N, 99° 15' 14.4" W
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Area Code(s)325
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near US-190, Brady TX 76825, US
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