new posts
UER Store
location db
db map
terms of service
privacy policy

Location DB > United States > Texas > Galveston > Fort San Jacinto
Fort San Jacinto
 Viewing Options
Log in to activate viewing options
 Database Info
created by Price on 4/23/2011 6:43 AM
last modified by Price on 4/23/2011 6:52 AM
Publically Viewable Publically Viewable
This location has been labeled by its creator as Public, and therefore can be viewed by anyone.
old ww1&2 concrete fort.
 Basic Information
Type: Building
Status: Abandoned
Accessibility: Easy
Recommendation: worth the trip
 Physical Information
Along the beachfrom 2-12 Seawall Blvd.
Galveston, Texas
United States
Owner: none
  • See a map of this location
  •  Hazards
  • bees/snakes//hobos?
  •  Interesting Features
    old concrete fort. not to many seen from ww2 not to mention ww1.
     Security Measures
     Historical Dates
    Built: 1897
    Closed: 1947
     Required Equipment
  • gloves
  • long pants / sleeves
  • boots
  •  Recommended Equipment
    bug spray/snake stick
    Old Fort Used during world war 1 and 2, to look out for ships and submarines entering the Houston ship channel. Named Fort San Jacinto, 21 Apr 1899, in commemoration of the 63rd anniversary of the Battle of San Jacinto. 1900 storm damaged the fort. Servied by the Coast artillery starting in 1911.
     Media Coverage
     Future Plans
    nothing. most dont even know its there unless you follow the coast

    Add your own story
     Photo Galleries
    Click to view gallery
    Day Trip
    Sat, Apr 23rd, 2011
    posted by Price
    9 pictures
    Click to view gallery
    The Mosquitoes! Gah!
    Wed, Jul 22nd, 2015
    posted by tiffers
    10 pictures

    Add your own photos

    Mark all galleries as Seen
     Web Links


    Edit this Location
     Moderator Rating
    The moderator rating is a neutral rating of the content quality, photography, and coolness of this location.

    Category Rating
    Photography 5 / 10
    Coolness 4 / 10
    Content Quality 6 / 10
    This location's validation is current. It was last validated by Mike Dijital on 7/22/2015 11:09 AM.

     Latest Changes
  • on Jul 22 15 at 11:09, Mike Dijital validated this location
  • on Jul 22 15 at 0:36, tiffers added some pictures to a gallery
  • on Jul 22 15 at 0:34, tiffers created a new gallery
  • on Apr 23 11 at 13:52, Opheliaism validated this location
  • on Apr 23 11 at 6:58, Price made this location available
  • on Apr 23 11 at 6:57, Price updated gallery Day Trip
  • on Apr 23 11 at 6:57, Price updated gallery picture whered it go???
  • on Apr 23 11 at 6:57, Price updated gallery picture Lost battery gun
  • on Apr 23 11 at 6:57, Price updated gallery picture Looky here
  • on Apr 23 11 at 6:57, Price updated gallery picture Main Entry
  •  Forum Threads about this Location
    New Thread
     Who's been looking?
    Click here to see who'se been looking.
     Report Problems
    Is this location inappropriate / broken / missing key info?
  • If it's something you can fix, please scroll up and click the EDIT button.
  • If this location was only posted a few days ago, give the creator time to work on it.
  • Please try sending a message directly to the creator of the location. You'll find that info at the top of this page.
  • Otherwise, ONLY if you've already tried to contact the original creator,: Click here to notify an administrator.

  • All content and images copyright © 2002-2024 UER.CA and respective creators. Graphical Design by Crossfire.
    To contact webmaster, or click to email with problems or other questions about this site: UER CONTACT
    View Terms of Service | View Privacy Policy | Server colocation provided by Beanfield
    This page was generated for you in 109 milliseconds. Since June 23, 2002, a total of 747686633 pages have been generated.