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Willcox in Cochise County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Palace Saloon and Pool Hall, 1905

 
 
Palace Saloon and Pool Hall, 1905 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 3, 2010
1. Palace Saloon and Pool Hall, 1905 Marker
Inscription. Earliest panel brick style commercial building in Willcox. Was a meat market during prohibition. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. (Marker Number 6.)
 
Location. 32° 15.132′ N, 109° 49.876′ W. Marker is in Willcox, Arizona, in Cochise County. Marker is on South Railroad Avenue near West Maley Street (Arizona Route 186), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 116 South Railroad Ave., Willcox AZ 85643, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Headquarters Saloon (within shouting distance of this marker); Railroad Avenue (within shouting distance of this marker); Willcox Commercial Hotel, 1916 (within shouting distance of this marker); Rex Allen Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Toggery, 1925 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Southern Pacific Railroad Depot, 1880 (about 300 feet away); The Schwertner House, 1880 (about 500 feet away); The Willcox Women's Community Center (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Willcox.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Palace Saloon and Pool Hall, 1905 image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 3, 2010
2. Palace Saloon and Pool Hall, 1905
Marker is mounted on the building to the left of the window under the advertisement poster.
Palace Saloon and Pool Hall image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 3, 2010
3. Palace Saloon and Pool Hall
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 4, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,141 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 4, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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