White Elephant Saloon
—1863 · Frank Flohr —Highway bridge construction in 1903 and 1904 was delayed by ice, flood, a river current change, misrouted iron shipments, and a suit for damages filed by the owners of the three buildings on respective corners of North Main and Adams Streets. Dr. J. R. Mudd, who owned this building, home of the White Elephant Saloon, received $600 in damages from the bridge company. The owner of the Galt House Hotel across the street received $3,600. Note bridge girder at top.
|Placed By||Historic Downtown Association|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 16th, 2018 at 11:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 718877 N 4295802|
|Decimal Degrees||38.78381667, -90.48013333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 47.029', W 90° 28.808'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 47' 1.7400000000002" N, 90° 28' 48.48" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||636, 314|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 343 N Main St, Saint Charles MO 63301, US|
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