Details for Spearman Hotel (Atlas Number 5195005005)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5195005005

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Marker Number 5005
Atlas Number 5195005005
Marker Title Spearman Hotel
Index Entry Spearman Hotel
Address 502 S. Davis St.
City Spearman
County Hansford
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 302733
UTM Northing 4008421
Subject Codes inns, hotels, motels
Marker Year 1967
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built 1909, by Bert O. Cator, J. H. Wright and S. B. Hale, Hansford County pioneers. Cator had built first dugout in the Panhandle, 1873; Hale was first druggist in Old Hansford; Wright promoted town of Hansford, now abandoned. Victorian architecture. This was first hotel erected in Hansford. In 1920 building was moved 6 miles east to Spearman, after railroad came into county at this point. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1967.