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Payson in Gila County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Site of the Herron Hotel

602, 604, 606 W. Main

 
 
Site of the Herron Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, August 5, 2013
1. Site of the Herron Hotel Marker
Inscription. The two-story Herron Hotel burned down in 1918 at this location. Subsequently a series of businesses were established on this block. Among them were Payson's first gasoline station, an ice cream parlor, barber shop, mercantile store, and finally the buildings you see today.
 
Location. 34° 13.873′ N, 111° 20.226′ W. Marker is in Payson, Arizona, in Gila County. Marker is on West Main Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 606 West Main Street, Payson AZ 85541, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ox Bow Inn (a few steps from this marker); Historic Mail Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Rock Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Zane Grey's Cabin (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mogollon Rim Country Firefighters Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ranger Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); Shoofly Village Ruin (approx. 5.1 miles away); These Trees Planted in Memory of the Firefighters Who Died in the Dude Fire June 26, 1990 (approx. 11.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Payson.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Site of the Herron Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, August 5, 2013
2. Site of the Herron Hotel Marker
Marker is on rock at base of tree.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 8, 2013, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 8, 2013, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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