Englishman who was in navy of Mexico in early 1820's operated Matamoros to Boga del Rio stage line and lived here 1834 to 1896.
Built of imported lumber of fine workmanship.
During 1859, Cortina's War, Wm. Peter Neale, a son of the builder, was killed in right front room.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1964
Erected 1964 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 3559.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 25° 53.638′ N, 97° 29.709′ W. Marker is in Brownsville, Texas, in Cameron County. Marker is at the intersection of Neale Drive and Ringgold Road, on the right when traveling south on Neale Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brownsville TX 78520, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Oldest House in Brownsville (here, next to this marker); Neale House Circa 1850 (a few steps from this marker); Neale Home (a few steps from this marker); Brownsville-Matamoros Ferries and River Boardwalk
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