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Jefferson in Marion County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Old Livery Stable

 
 
Old Livery Stable Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 25, 2018
1. Old Livery Stable Marker
Inscription.  Near Trammel's Trace, a road charted 1813, used by thousands of settlers migrating to Texas. Site was owned 1868 by D. B. Culberson, later a congressman and a lawyer for defense in the Diamond Bessie murder trial. Culberson's 2-story building here was original site for the Chesterfield Club, East Texas' elite social group, 1870s-1930s. Present structure, built about 1900, housed horses and buggies for public hire until auto age.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark

 
Erected 1968 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 8066.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AnimalsNotable BuildingsRoads & Vehicles.
 
Location. 32° 45.365′ N, 94° 20.718′ W. Marker is in Jefferson, Texas, in Marion County. Marker is at the intersection of Austin Street and North Vale Street, on the right when traveling west on Austin Street. Mounted on the corner outside wall of the Bayou Bakery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Austin Street, Jefferson TX 75657, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other
Old Livery Stable Marker at the Bayou Bakery & Cafe. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 25, 2018
2. Old Livery Stable Marker at the Bayou Bakery & Cafe.
markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kahn Saloon (a few steps from this marker); Vernon Dalhart (a few steps from this marker); Jefferson C.S.A. (within shouting distance of this marker); Jay Gould Railroad Car (within shouting distance of this marker); Excelsior House (within shouting distance of this marker); Brown Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain William Perry (within shouting distance of this marker); Murphy Building (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jefferson.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 6, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 6, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 86 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 6, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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