Details for Ritchey Hotel, 1886 (Atlas Number 5043004276)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5043004276


Marker Number 4276
Atlas Number 5043004276
Marker Title Ritchey Hotel, 1886
Index Entry Ritchey Hotel
Address 102 E. Murphy Ave.
City Alpine
County Brewster
UTM Zone 13
UTM Easting 628720
UTM Northing 3358879
Subject Codes ranches/ranching; inns, hotels, motels
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Corner of Murphy & S. 4th Sts., Alpine; (fronts tracks)
Marker Size 14" x 9" Plate & Medallion
Marker Text 1886 frame and adobe. Built facing old cattle loading pens on the Southern Pacific Railway. Lodgings and saloon for cowhands and ranchers in town to ship cattle from widely scattered ranches of the Big Bend country. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965.