Rockport in Aransas County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
In 1946 Miss Ethel Jones who lived in San Antonio purchased the property and hired an on-site manager. After retiring to the property in 1964, she sold the Cedars to her nephew, Charles Stevens, in 1971. Guests from Texas and out of state continued to visit the Cedars. In 1973, Stevens sold the
Marker is property of the State of Texas
Erected 2012 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 16784.)
Location. 28° 0.686′ N, 97° 3.291′ W. Marker is in Rockport, Texas, in Aransas County. Marker is on Water Street 0.1 miles south of East King Street, on the right when traveling south. South Water Street is one-way going south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1203 S Water Street, Rockport TX 78382, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Old Beach Road (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Hagar’s Rockport Cottages (approx. 0.3 miles away); Baylor-Norvell House (approx. half a mile away); Site of Heldenfels Shipyard Mathis House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Shipyards in Rockport (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sorenson-Stair Building (approx. 0.7 miles away); Moore House (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rockport.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 27, 2012. This page has been viewed 640 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 27, 2012, by Norman Frank of Rockport, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.