Highway 59 Photographs

Highway 59 Survey Information

  • Site No.: L-0847
  • Address: Highway 59
  •  Name: Walker Cemetery
  • Date: 1852-1860s
  • Town: Redland
  • Condition: Good; fenced with chain link
  • Description: Marked graves dating from 1852; Walker family and other founding families of the Redland area; some graves enclosed by wrought iron picket fencing; a few swept and mounded graves; Catholic and Protestant graves; a few large junipers, one very large pine tree.
  • Significance: Recorded Texas Historic Landmark plaque. Possible site of earlier Indian burials. Land deeded by Emily Walker and J.W. Chamblee for cemetery.