Davy Crockett, James Bowie, William Barret Travis - San Antonio
Posted by: BruceS
N 29° 25.472 W 098° 29.647
14R E 549070 N 3255128
Quick Description: Crypt containing the remains of Davy Crockett, James Bowie, William Barret Travis and other heroes of the Alamo in the San Fernando Cathedral in San Antonio.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 2/28/2008 7:20:02 PM
Waymark Code: WM394N
Text of plaque:
Here Lie the Remains of Travis, Crockett, Bowie and Other Alamo Heroes
Formerly buried in the sanctuary of the Old San Fernando Church
Exhumed July 28, 1936. Exposed to public view for a year. Entombed May 11,
The Archdiocese of San Antonio erected this memorial May 11 A.D. 1938
These men were the leaders at the Alamo and all folk heroes of Texas history.
Date of birth: 08/17/1786
Date of death: 03/06/1836
Area of notoriety: Historical Figure
Marker Type: Tomb (above ground)
Visiting Hours/Restrictions: 6 am - 6 pm
Fee required?: No
Web site: [Web Link]
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