West of Pecos River
— (240 feet south) —Built 1881 of adobe brick, by settlers P. H. Pruett, Cal Nations, James Dawson, Joe Dorsey. At the same time Pruett built home a half-mile west. A Texas Rangers' camp in area gave protection from Indians. Mrs. Pruett once made a midnight ride to alert Rangers to approach of Apaches.
|Placed By||State Historical Survey Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 6:58am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13R E 618115 N 3377052|
|Decimal Degrees||30.52000000, -103.76891667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 30° 31.2', W 103° 46.135'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||30° 31' 12.00" N, 103° 46' 8.10" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 801-899 Unnamed Road, Fort Davis TX 79734, US|
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