Runnels County Archives
in Runnels County, Texas
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Colorado River Ferry Crossing
Ballinger - 8th Street
Used in 1880s for travel on Ballinger - San Angelo Road. Rates fixed by the county court ranged from one cent for a head of livestock to one dollar for 6 horses and a wagon. Ferry was in use until building of first cedar and pine wood bridge, 1888.