The Howard County, Texas History Project

Below:

1. Artifacts from Concho Spring environs
2. Names and intials carved around the site
 

1. Artifacts from Concho Spring environs:
 
   

2. Names and intials carved around the site:

The surname Bell is dominant but there are several others not shown.
 

Brands? Speculation is that they could be trail markers.

 


Note in this article that other "bones" have been reported. I've also heard of a Texas Tech dig at the Big Spring. (Posted 7 June 2009)