Friendswood in Galveston County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Friendswood Postal Service
In succeeding years the post office was housed at three other local sites where patrons received their mail from a postal box. After streets were assigned names and houses numbered, home delivery was initiated September 7, 1966.
Erected 2012 by Friendswood Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Postal Mail and Philately 📭 series list.
Location. 29° 31.731′ N, 95° 12.007′ W. Marker is in Friendswood, Texas, in Galveston County. Marker is at the intersection of South Friendswood Drive (State Highway 518) and Spreading Oaks Avenue, on the right when traveling north on South Friendswood Drive. The marker was located in a vacant lot when I found it but if the lot is developed they will almost surely have to move it. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 416 S Friendswood Dr, Friendswood TX 77546, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Business (within shouting distance of this marker); Quaker Academy (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Friendswood (about 600 feet away); Oldest Structure Remaining (about 600 feet away); Cecil and Frances Brown House (about 600 feet away); Fig Preserving Plant (about 700 feet away); Friends Church Cemetery (about 800 feet away); First Home and First Family (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Friendswood.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 7, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 6, 2016, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 313 times since then and 35 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on October 6, 2016, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.