Details for Remount Station (Atlas Number 5265004240)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5265004240


Marker Number 4240
Atlas Number 5265004240
Marker Title Remount Station
Index Entry Remount Station
City Mountain Home
County Kerr
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 435557
UTM Northing 3341897
Subject Codes roads; cabins, log houses; stagecoach routes, stands, etc.
Marker Year 1967
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location from Mountain Home, take SH 41 approximately 15.2 miles to the Y.O. Ranch - marker located at visitor's complex
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Built during the 1850s in Waring by an unknown settler. Constructed with elm logs measuring eight inches wide. Offered food and lodging to stagecoach travelers between San Antonio and points west during the 1870s. Cabin was once the home of a settler who provided horses and saddles for Pony Express riders, so it became known as Remount Station and Stage Stop. Moved to Y.O. Ranch; restored. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1967