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SWAN LAKE (Galveston County). Swan Lake is a mile southwest of Texas City on the west side of Galveston Bay in central Galveston County (at 29°21' N, 94°54' W). The lake, a mile long and one-half mile wide, is divided from the bay by a narrow strip of land and is connected to the bay by Campbell Bayou.


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"SWAN LAKE (GALVESTON COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.