East Columbia in Brazoria County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Sweeny-Waddy Log Cabin
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark-1983
Erected 1983 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 9601.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Settlements & Settlers • War, Texas Independence.
Location. 29° 8.399′ N, 95° 37.017′ W. Marker is in East Columbia, Texas, in Brazoria County. Marker can be reached from Main Street (County Route 703) 0.1 miles south of Austin Street (County Road 300E), on the right when traveling north. Located behind the Ammon Underwood House. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 523 Main St, West Columbia TX 77486, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Ammon Underwood House (within shouting distance of this marker); Dance Gun Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); Aldridge - Smith House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tyler-Bryan-Weems House (about 400 feet away); Bell's Landing (about 600 feet away); Site of Carry Nation's Hotel (about 800 feet away); M.L. Weems House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Near Site of First Capitol of the Republic of Texas (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Columbia.
Also see . . . Ammon Underwood House - Remnant of Stephen F. Austin's original colony. First Capitol Historical Foundation (Submitted on November 28, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 20, 2011, by Debbie A. Sutherland of West Columbia, Texas. This page has been viewed 898 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 20, 2011, by Debbie A. Sutherland of West Columbia, Texas. 2. submitted on October 4, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.