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Fort Stockton in Pecos County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Koehler's Saloon and Store

 
 
Koehler's Saloon and Store Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Brian Anderson, August 30, 2019
1. Koehler's Saloon and Store Marker
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Built 1870's of field stone. Herman Koehler in 1884 opened saloon at one end, general store and bank at other. Later second story was added.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1966
 
Erected 1966 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 2971.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1884.
 
Location. 30° 53.065′ N, 102° 52.594′ W. Marker is in Fort Stockton, Texas, in Pecos County. Marker is on South Spring Drive east of South Rooney Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Stockton TX 79735, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Comanche Springs (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); O. W. Williams (about 500 feet away); St. Stephen's Episcopal Church (about 700 feet away); Annie Riggs Hotel (about 800 feet away); Grey Mule Saloon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Stockton Guard House (approx. 0.2 miles away);
Koehler's Saloon and Store image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Brian Anderson, August 30, 2019
2. Koehler's Saloon and Store
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Pecos County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hovey School (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Stockton.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 5, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 88 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 5, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.

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May. 25, 2022