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J. W. Fannin

 
 
J. W. Fannin Monument South Face image. Click for full size.
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1. J. W. Fannin Monument South Face
Inscription.  

(South Side of Monument)
Erected

In Memory of
J. W. Fannin
and his Comrades
in Arms

April A.D. 1885


Fannin



(East Side of Monument)
Massacred
March 27, A.D. 1836



(North Side of Monument)
Remember
The
Alamo

Remember
Goliad



(West Side of Monument)
Independence declared
March 2, A.D. 1836

Consummated
April 21, A.D. 1836

 
Erected 1885 by Fannin Monument Association. (Marker Number 2686.)
 
Location. 28° 40.043′ N, 97° 23.455′ W. Marker is in Goliad, Texas, in Goliad County. Memorial is at the intersection of South Market Street and East Franklin Street, on the right when traveling north on South Market Street. Monument is located in the middle of the Goliad City Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Goliad TX 77963, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Goliad (within
J. W. Fannin Monument East Face image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, April 7, 2019
2. J. W. Fannin Monument East Face
shouting distance of this marker); Market House Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Santa Anna's Surrender Ratified (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Hanging Tree (about 500 feet away); Regulators of Goliad County (about 600 feet away); Don Rafael Antonio Manchola (about 600 feet away); Goliad Lodge No. 94 A.F. & A.M. (about 600 feet away); The Goliad Advance-Guard (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Goliad.
 
Also see . . .
1. Goliad Massacre - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on April 22, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.) 

2. Fannin, James Walker, Jr. - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on April 22, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.) 
 
Categories. War, Texas Independence
 
J. W. Fannin Monument North Face image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, April 7, 2019
3. J. W. Fannin Monument North Face
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4. J. W. Fannin Monument West Face
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5. J. W. Fannin Monument
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6. J. W. Fannin Monument
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on April 23, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 106 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 22, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.
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