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Ogden in Weber County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Creston Hotel

Grand Pacific Restaurant

 
 
Creston Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 27, 2014
1. Creston Hotel Marker
Inscription. Prior to the construction of this building, there stood a two-story school building holding classes in the 1870ís. William W. Burton was Master and Mrs. Frosham the assistant.

The building was originally divided into several narrow stores, each one an independent commercial unit but all housed under one roof. Businesses found here were, Aliceís Restaurant, Wong, Lee & Joe Restaurant, New York Cafe, Grand Pacific Restaurant, the George Nole Saloon, and Creston Hotel. Restored in 1984.
 
Erected by Ogden City Landmarks Commission.
 
Location. 41° 13.25′ N, 111° 58.411′ W. Marker is in Ogden, Utah, in Weber County. Marker is at the intersection of 25th Street (East 2500 South) and Grant Avenue, on the left when traveling east on 25th Street (East 2500 South). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 290 25th Street, Ogden UT 84401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gasberg Building (a few steps from this marker); The Palace Billiard Hall (within shouting distance
Creston Hotel image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 27, 2014
2. Creston Hotel
The marker is mounted at the corner of the building and can be seen in this view above the fire hydrant.
of this marker); The Livingston Confectionary (within shouting distance of this marker); The Solomon C. Stephens Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Restaurant and Switch European Lodgings (within shouting distance of this marker); London Ice Cream Parlor (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kansas City Liquor House (about 300 feet away); Davenport Saloon (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ogden.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 28, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 187 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 28, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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