Route of Old Military Road
Marker Text: Opened in 1850s for supply trains and cavalry travel along line of U.S. forts from Belknap on the Brazos to Fort Mason and to Fort Clark near the Rio Grande.
Along this road passed great men, including Col. Robert E. Lee, later (1861-65) general of Confederate forces in the Civil War. (1972)
Marker No: 4371
Aluminum 14x 24 Subject Marker
Geographic: 31° 43.872′ N, 99° 14.878′ W
Location: 3 miles east of Santa Anna on US 67/84