• Mission San Jose

    El Camino Real de los Tejas

    National Historic Trail TX,LA

Old Stone Fort

old stone fort
Christopher Talbot
 

Old Stone Fort, Nacogdoches County, Texas

Built by Antonio Gil Y’Barbo as a market or storage area for the town of Nacogdoches, the trading post is located on Old San Antonio Road and La Calle del Norte. This location may have also been associated with the Barr and Davenport Trading Post. The original post was torn down in 1902. The Stone Fort Museum is a replica constructed on the grounds of Stephen F. Austin State University.

Time period: 1779–1902
Ownership: Public (Stephen F. Austin State University)

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Daughters of the American Revolution granite marker sits on El Camino Real de los Tejas

The history and use of El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail transcends three historic periods - the Spanish colonial period, the Mexican period, and the Anglo-American period.