Texas City in Galveston County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Propeller of the SS Highflyer
April 16, 1987
Texas City Terminal Railway Co.
K.L. Demaet, President
Erected 1987 by Texas City Terminal Railway Company.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Events. A significant historical date for this entry is April 17, 1947.
Location. 29° 22.532′ N, 94° 54.267′ W. Marker is in Texas City, Texas, in Galveston County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Texas City Port Boulevard (Loop State Highway 197) and Dock Road, on the right when traveling north. Located at the entrance to the Port of Texas City. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1301 Loop 197 S, Texas City TX 77590, 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 First Texas City Refinery (here, next to this marker); Texas City Terminal Railway Company (here, next to The Texas City Disaster (here, next to this marker); Booker T. Washington School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Sociedad Mutualista Mexicana in Texas City (approx. 0.9 miles away); Davison Home (approx. one mile away); Anchor from Freighter Grand Camp (approx. 1.4 miles away); First Aero Squadron (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Texas City.
Additional keywords. Texas City disaster
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 18, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 916 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 18, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.