Details for Sam Houston Crossed Buffalo Bayou (Atlas Number 5201010810)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5201010810


Marker Number 10810
Atlas Number 5201010810
Marker Title Sam Houston Crossed Buffalo Bayou
Index Entry Buffalo Bayou, Sam Houston Crossed
County Harris
UTM Zone
UTM Easting
UTM Northing
Subject Codes Texas Revolution, Republic of Texas; military topics
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Marker Text At this site the Texas army under command of General Sam Houston crossed Buffalo Bayou on April 19, 1836 on a raft built from Isaac Batterson's house and began the march which terminated with the victory at San Jacinto, April 21, 1836.