Butterfield Overland Stage Route, a work in progress:

Acknowledgement: Special thanks to Steven Craig for his knowledge of the route.  He has identified many of the West Texas way points.

Texas Forts:

Texas Forts Trail Map  (Central Texas Forts)

The map includes the Western Forts.  We have written articles about some of the forts and intend to get to them all as time permits.  We have completed these so far:  Fort Belknap, Fort Stockton, Fort Concho, Fort Richardson, Fort Griffin, Fort Phantom Hill, Fort Bliss, Fort Davis, Fort McKavett, Fort Fisher, Fort Mason, Fort Clark, Fort Duncan.

Empresario Grants – 1833:

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