Battleship Texas (BB-35) - La Porte, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni
N 29° 45.305 W 095° 05.363
15R E 297968 N 3293475
Quick Description: The USS Texas (Battleship Texas) is a notable piece of Naval history. The San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site is a large area to cover, give yourself the time to spend here.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 3/12/2018 2:24:23 PM
Waymark Code: WMXXDD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 2

Long Description:
On display (on dry land) at the Battleship Texas at the San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site.

I tried to transcribe what was stamped on it, but much of it was unreadable. (Please add or correct info if you visit)

Bueng Serial Number 8188
USS Texas
USS New York
LH No.1 Wt. 7683

Pitch
maximum 20 ft 11 1/2 in
minimum 13 ft 11 1/2 in
SK 2000 1915



There are several waymarks on and about the TEXAS, please see (visit link) for more information.
For what use was your waymark originally intended?: Marine

What purpose does it serve today?: Historic/Educational

Explain any choices not listed above.: Not listed

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