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Bay City in Matagorda County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Old Bay City Bank

 
 
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By Brian Anderson, July 21, 2018
1. Old Bay City Bank Marker
Inscription. Established 1898, four years after founding of Bay City. Private bank. Owners: Henry Rugeley, Frank Hawkins. This building erected 1903, site of many investment transactions important to Texas Gulf Coast development.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark-1965

 
Erected 1965 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 3689.)
 
Location. 28° 58.986′ N, 95° 58.217′ W. Marker is in Bay City, Texas, in Matagorda County. Marker is at the intersection of 7th Street (State Highway 35) and Avenue F (State Highway 60), on the right when traveling west on 7th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2044 Avenue F, Bay City TX 77414, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bay City Post Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Sugar Cane Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Ira Ingram (within shouting distance of this marker); Matagorda County (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Matagorda County (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct
Old Bay City Bank image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, July 21, 2018
2. Old Bay City Bank
line); Matagorda, C.S.A. (about 400 feet away); Matagorda County Confederate Memorial (about 500 feet away); Bay City Library (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bay City.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 25, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 24, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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