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° 23.529′ N, 94° 53.322′ W. Marker is in Texas City, Texas, in Galveston County. Marker can be reached from Dike Road, 0.1 miles west of Skyland Drive, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Texas City TX 77590, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Texas City Disaster (here, next to this marker); First Aero Squadron (approx. ¼ mile away); Anchor from Freighter Grand Camp (approx. ¼ mile away); Texas City Dike (approx. Anchor Park (approx. ¼ mile away); William Jefferson Jones (approx. half a mile away); Site of Austinia (approx. half a mile away); Old Bay Lake Ranch (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Texas City.
More about this marker. The marker has moved to a new location at the entrance to the Texas City Dike.
Additional keywords. Texas City disaster
Credits. This page was last revised on March 9, 2022. It was originally submitted on February 18, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,521 times since then and 320 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on February 18, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. 2, 3. submitted on March 9, 2022, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.