Near Fannin in Goliad County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Battle of Coleto and Goliad Massacre
Erected 1974 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 322.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed War, Texas Independence. A significant historical date for this entry is March 19, 1836.
Location. 28° 41.224′ N, 97° 13.95′ W. Marker is near Fannin, Texas, in Goliad County. Marker is located within the Fannin Battleground State Historic Site near the interpretive exhibit and group pavilion. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 734 FM 2506, Fannin TX 77960, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Battle of El Perdido (approx. 1.6 miles away); Victoria County C.S.A. (approx. 6.3 miles away); Goliad Memorial Auditorium (approx. 9.3 miles away); La Bahía Cemetery (approx. 9.4 miles away); Grave of Colonel J. W. Fannin and His Men (approx. 9.4 miles away); Angel of Goliad (approx. 9.4 miles away); Judge James Arthur White and the Civilian Conservation Corps at Goliad State Park (approx. 9½ miles away); Presidio de Nuestra Señora de Loreto de la Bahía (approx. 9½ miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on December 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 14, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas. This page has been viewed 307 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on April 14, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas. 2. submitted on December 16, 2020, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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