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Breckenridge in Summit County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

The Wedding House

 

—Centennial 1880 - 1980 —

 
The Wedding House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 2, 2012
1. The Wedding House Marker
Inscription. This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places
The Wedding House
Built in 1893 by .
Frederick Herkert
for his bride.

 
Erected 1980.
 
Location. 39° 28.977′ N, 106° 2.552′ W. Marker is in Breckenridge, Colorado, in Summit County. Marker is on North Harris Street north of Lincoln Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 106 North Harris Street, Breckenridge CO 80424, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Harrison Briggle House (a few steps from this marker); Summit County Courthouse (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Mary's Church (about 700 feet away); The Exchange (about 700 feet away); The Hearthstone (approx. 0.2 miles away); Barney L. Ford (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Argyle Dance Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Riverwalk - Blue River Restoration (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Breckenridge.
 
Regarding The Wedding House. Frederick Herkert built this beautiful home for his fiance. Unfortunately she died before the wedding. He later sold the house for $800.
 
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The Wedding House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 2, 2012
2. The Wedding House and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 365 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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