EAST BAY. East Bay, the southeast extension of Galveston Bay (centered at 29°31' N, 94°40' W), lies in southeastern Chambers County between the Bolivar Peninsula and the mainland. East Bay is twenty miles long, east to west, and five miles wide. Oyster Bayou is a tributary on East Bay.
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