John R. Ralls Building

John R. Ralls Building (HM206G)

Location: Ralls, TX 79357 Crosby County
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N 33° 40.739', W 101° 23.063'

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The largest of more than two blocks of business houses built between 1915 and 1919 by John R. Ralls, founder of this town. Used by the First National Bank which closed in 1930; then housed the Southwestern Public Service office until 1964.

Ralls donated his ranch land for lots for early homesites, the city square, the public school and all organized churches after the railroad by-passed Emma and crossed his land.

Recorded Texas Historic Landmark.
HM NumberHM206G
Year Placed1967
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, July 27th, 2017 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 278957 N 3729114
Decimal Degrees33.67898333, -101.38438333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 40.739', W 101° 23.063'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 40' 44.34" N, 101° 23' 3.7799999999999" 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 801 Main Ave, Ralls TX 79357, US
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Early Settlers of Ralls
0.03 miles
City of Ralls
0.03 miles
Ralls Cemetery
1.05 miles
4.16 miles
Emma Cemetery
4.94 miles
Village of Cone
8.04 miles
Farmer Community
8.36 miles
Cone Cemetery
8.42 miles
Citizens National Bank
8.43 miles
Crosby County Courthouse
8.44 miles
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