Current markers

Brigham Monument, The B. R.

Main Image
Year: 1881
Marker Number: 00208
Street: West side of Battleground Road at monument
City: La Porte
Zip Code: 77571
Longitude: 95 05.359
Latitude: 29 45.233
Key Map: 499N
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NORTH: "Two Days Before the Battle" + text, Sam Houston quote & base "Remember the Alamo"
EAST: "Dead On The Battlefield of Honor" "B. R. Brigham" & base "San Jacinto"
SOUTH: "The Day After the Battle" + text, T. J. Rusk quote & base "Will You Come To The Bower"
WEST: "This monument stands at the grave of Benjamin Rice Brigham who was mortally wounded April 21, 1836" + "Nearby Rest" additional names & text
(This Shaft was erected in 1881), base "Remember Goliad"



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