Crockett, Texas: Davy Crockett Spring

Where the King of the Wild Frontier quenched his thirst on his way to defend the Alamo.

David Crockett Spring

Address:
100 E. Goliad Ave., Crockett, TX
Directions:
West edge of town, on the north side of Hwy 21/E. Goliad Ave. just east of the railroad overpass. Look for the small parking lot and flagpoles.
Admission:
Free
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David Crockett Spring.

Davy Crockett Spring

Davy Crockett and a small detachment of men camped here on their way to defend the Alamo. A historical plaque marks the site where the spring still flows. The fountain does not work. It did 18 years ago, the first time I found it. But not on my latest visit: August 5, 2017.

[Jennifer Prairie Lovett, 09/25/2017]

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