Langtry in Val Verde County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Jersey Lily Saloon - - 1882 - 1903
Pecos" Courtroom. Named
for Judge Bean's idol,
actress Lillie Langtry.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965.
This historic site
is preserved for posterity
by the State Department of
Highways & Public Transportation
The land was donated by the Southern Pacific
Railroad, and the "Jersey Lilly" Building by
Mrs. Laura A. Babb to the State of Texas.
Erected 1965 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2749.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars • Roads & Vehicles.
Location. 29° 48.55′ N, 101° 33.625′ W. Marker is in Langtry, Texas, in Val Verde County. Marker can be reached from Torres Ave. just from St. 25 N. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Langtry TX 78871, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Law West of the Pecos (a few steps from this marker); Langtry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William H. Dodd (about 400 feet away); The Torres Family (about 400 feet away); Fitzsimmons-Maher Prizefight (approx. 0.3 miles away); Robert Thomas Hill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Eagle’s Nest (approx. 0.4 miles away); Railroad Bridges Over the Pecos (approx. 10.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Langtry.
Also see . . . Val Verde County Texas links to Judge Roy Bean. (Submitted on January 21, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 23, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 17, 2010, by Alan Stricklin of Fort Worth, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,036 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 17, 2010, by Alan Stricklin of Fort Worth, Texas. 3. submitted on December 14, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on January 17, 2010, by Alan Stricklin of Fort Worth, Texas. 8. submitted on December 14, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.