Fernandez Hide Yard

Fernandez Hide Yard (HM28U6)

Location: Brownsville, TX 78520 Cameron County
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Country: United States of America
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N 25° 54.176', W 97° 29.84'

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-1880-

(English)
Established 1880-1894 by Miguel Fernandez, a wealthy Spanish merchant, this was a bone and hide yard built to cater to the Texas Gulf Coast cattle industry. Built in the Border Brick style, it is one of the few remaining buildings that composed the historic core of Market Square in downtown Brownsville.

(Spanish)
Establecido 1880-1894 por Miguel Fernández, un comerciante adinerado español, el edificio fue construido para uso de industria de hueso y piel del vaca. La arquitectura es del estilo del ladrillo regional. Es uno de los pocos edificios originales que restran de los cuales formaban el centro historico de la zona coincida como la Marqueta.
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HM NumberHM28U6
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Placed ByBrownsville Historical Association
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 650517 N 2865796
Decimal Degrees25.90293333, -97.49733333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 25° 54.176', W 97° 29.84'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds25° 54' 10.56" N, 97° 29' 50.4" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
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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