SOUTH BAY. South Bay is an inlet three miles southeast of Port Isabel on the coast of Cameron County (centered at 26°02'N, 97°11'W). The bay is 2½ miles wide and is bordered by the Gulf Intercoastal Waterwayqv and the Brownsville Ship Channel to the northwest, Clark Island to the north, Del Mar Beach to the east, and Loma de los Gachupines, Loma del Gato, Loma Silvan, and Loma de la Banderita to the west and south.
Image Use Disclaimer
All copyrighted materials included within the Handbook of Texas Online are in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 related to Copyright and “Fair Use” for Non-Profit educational institutions, which permits the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA), to utilize copyrighted materials to further scholarship, education, and inform the public. The TSHA makes every effort to conform to the principles of fair use and to comply with copyright law.
For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml
If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Handbook of Texas Online, "South Bay," accessed March 23, 2017, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rrs12.
Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.