Details for Packsaddle Mountain (Atlas Number 5299009452)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5299009452


Marker Number 9452
Atlas Number 5299009452
Marker Title Packsaddle Mountain
Index Entry Packsaddle Mountain
Address SH 71
City Llano
County Llano
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 546205
UTM Northing 3386600
Subject Codes mountains and mountain passes; Native Americans
Marker Year 1936
Marker Location from Llano take SH 71 southeast 15.2 miles, near intersection of SH 71 and CR 309.
Marker Size 1936 Centennial - Highway Marker
Marker Text Two and one half miles east on the Packsaddle Mountain, in a battle fought August 4, 1873, Captain J. R. Moss, Stephen B. Moss, William B. Moss, Eli Lloyd, Arch Martin, Pink Ayers, E. D. Harrington and Robert Brown routed a band of Indians thrice their number. The last Indian battle in this region.