Details for Hotel Blessing (Atlas Number 5321002570)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5321002570

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Marker Number 2570
Atlas Number 5321002570
Marker Title Hotel Blessing
Index Entry Hotel Blessing
Address
City
County Matagorda
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 771036
UTM Northing 3196919
Subject Codes inns, hotels, motels
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location corner 10th and FM 616; Blessing
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Built 1906 for landseekers, as well as a family home for prominent developers, Jonathan E. Pierce and son, Abel B. Pierce. Town and hotel were named out of gratitude for era of railroads and gulf coast development. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965