Port Lavaca in Calhoun County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Halfmoon Reef Lighthouse
Erected 1980 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2332.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Lighthouses series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1858.
Location. 28° 38.218′ N, 96° 37.035′ W. Marker is in Port Lavaca, Texas, in Calhoun County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 35 and State Highway 328 on State Highway 35. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Lavaca TX 77979, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Port Lavaca (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Bombardment of Port Lavaca (approx. 1.3 miles away); Civil War Torpedo Works (approx. 1.3 miles away); Calhoun County Participation During World War II (approx. 1.7 miles away); Calhoun County Hurricanes (approx. 1.7 miles away); Howard Gallemore Hartzog, Sr. (approx. 1.7 miles away); Site of the Town of Linnville (approx. 2.3 miles away); Battle of Norris Bridge (approx. 4˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Lavaca.
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