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Oatman in Mohave County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Durlin Hotel

 
 
Durlin Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 18, 2010
1. Durlin Hotel Marker
Inscription.
This property had been
placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

By the United States
Department of the Interior

 
Erected by Charles S. Stoll & Harry E. Moore.
 
Location. 35° 1.584′ N, 114° 23.007′ W. Marker is in Oatman, Arizona, in Mohave County. Marker is on Oatman-Topock Highway, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 181 Main Street, Oatman AZ 86433, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oatman Arizona and its Burros (within shouting distance of this marker); Oatman (within shouting distance of this marker); Oatman, Arizona (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Oatman Drug and Health Club (about 300 feet away); Gold Road Mine (approx. 1.4 miles away); Commercial Steamship Transportation and Bullhead Community Park (approx. 13.2 miles away); Hardyville Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 13.3 miles away); Camels and Commerce (approx. 14.2 miles away in Nevada). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oatman.
 
Regarding Durlin Hotel. Today the Durlin Hotel is known as the Oatman Hotel.
 
Also see . . .
Durlin Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 18, 2010
2. Durlin Hotel Marker
 Durlin Hotel, Oatman, Arizona. Located in beautiful and historic Oatman and named for its builder John Durlin, the Durlin Hotel is the only historic two-story adobe building in Mohave County. From its famous guests to its otherworldly inhabitants, the Durlin, known as the Oatman Hotel today, is a must stop for Route 66 travelers. (Submitted on April 4, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.) 
 
Additional comments.
1. National Register of Historic Places:
Durlin Hotel (added 1983 - - #83002988)
Also known as Oatman Hotel

Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Restaurant
    — Submitted April 24, 2011.

 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Buildings
 
Durlin Hotel image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 18, 2010
3. Durlin Hotel
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 4, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 939 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 4, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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