Lamar Building

Lamar Building (HM1ZJ1)

Location: Crosbyton, TX 79322 Crosby County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 39.542', W 101° 14.374'

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Site of Crosbyton Inn, first hotel here, built 1908, by C. B. Livestock Company to help promote area for cotton farming. A two-story frame building, it was mecca for travelers and land buyers.

After fire in 1912, hotel rebuilt over original basement. It was razed in 1920s. A brick office and apartment building was erected by E. H. Hendricks in 1926; purchased 1944 by W. P. Lamar and renamed Lamar Building.

Lamar (1889-1946), farmer, businessman, was son of pioneer of Crosby County.
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HM NumberHM1ZJ1
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Year Placed1967
Placed ByState Historical Survey Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, July 8th, 2017 at 6:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 292337 N 3726601
Decimal Degrees33.65903333, -101.23956667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 39.542', W 101° 14.374'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 39' 32.52" N, 101° 14' 22.44" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)806
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 126 S Berkshire Ave, Crosbyton TX 79322, US
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