San Antonio in Bexar County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
San Antonio's River Walk and Flood Control System
Civil Engineering Landmark
Erected 1996 by American Society of Civil Engineers.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks marker series.
Location. 29° 25.503′ N, 98° 29.536′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Texas, in Bexar County. Touch for map. Marker is on the San Antonio River north flood control gate superstructure, along the River Walk, about 300 feet NW of the intersection of Commerce and St. Mary's Streets. Marker is in this post office area: San Antonio TX 78205, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Twin Cypress Mexican Sniper Tree (here, next to this marker); Perote Prisoners (within shouting distance of this marker); San Antonio River Walk (within shouting distance of this marker); Twohig House (within shouting distance of this marker); Main Plaza - Plaza de las Islas (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Twohig Lived on These Grounds (about 300 feet away); The Casas Reales (about 400 feet away); San Antonio: The Flavor of Its Past (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Antonio.
Also see . . . The San Antonio River. (Submitted on May 19, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Government • Landmarks • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 19, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,109 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 19, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.