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 walking distance of this marker. People Make a Park (here, next to this marker); From Battlefield to Picnic Grounds (a few steps from this marker); The Centennial (a few steps from this marker); Fannin Battleground Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); A Site for the People (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lest We Forget (about 500 feet away); Remember Goliad! (about 600 feet away); Union Missionary Baptist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fannin.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 21, 2022. It was originally submitted on April 14, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 442 times since then and 104 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on April 14, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. 2. submitted on February 21, 2022, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. 3. submitted on December 16, 2020, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.