Miguel Fernandez Hide Yard

Miguel Fernandez Hide Yard (HM28U5)

Location: Brownsville, TX 78520 Cameron County
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Country: United States of America
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N 25° 54.178', W 97° 29.842'

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Known as "El Almacen," this combination store-warehouse was built in the 1880s. At the rear, a brick wall enclosed a bone and hide yard where ranchers traded cattle hides for food and supplies. Features of the building include pilasters and detailed corbeled brickwork.

Este almacen fue construido en la decada de 1880. Tenia un trascorral donde los rancheros cambiban cueros de Ganado por comestibles y provisiones.

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The City of Brownsville
HM NumberHM28U5
Placed ByCity of Brownsville
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, June 27th, 2018 at 10:02am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 650514 N 2865800
Decimal Degrees25.90296667, -97.49736667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 25° 54.178', W 97° 29.842'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds25° 54' 10.68" N, 97° 29' 50.52" W
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Area Code(s)956
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1101 E Adams St, Brownsville TX 78520, US
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